Just after I finished the last book in a tin, Roxanne Evans Stout did a workshop with a book in a tin too. I decided to join in. A bit of a busman's but it's nice to do these things with others sometimes. I had a nice aluminium tin which I'd bought some sequin pots… Continue reading Another Tin Book
Put a Plaster On It
The tin book is now just about finished, but the tin itself may need some work at some point. It's a lovely dressings tin, I'd say from the '50's or '60's by the font, so I don't want to leap in there and then regret it. I was finishing off the pages and realised I… Continue reading Put a Plaster On It
I’m Feeling a Movement
One of my most favorite things to make are little layered pieces that are then made into books or cards like this... I've made loads of them over the years and the cards always sell well too. It's a nice peaceful past time that I can really find myself absorbed in. Except lately. Even the… Continue reading I’m Feeling a Movement
Domestic Goddess, Ish.
I've had a bit of a good week. I finished the Sew4theSoul sew along and made it up into a book. It was great fun to do, no fuss, no thinking, no timescale. I'm now working on the Boro fabrics for on the spool. Mind you even looking at the photos of the 'finished' book… Continue reading Domestic Goddess, Ish.