Paintings, Watercolour, WIP

Seven for a secret never to be told: Magpie’s Nest Watercolour Painting WIP

I wanted to start showing the process of making my paintings and drawings via social media to show the thought processes behind the images, but also to encourage me to finish them… This Magpie painting is now finished and below are some of the work in progress (WIP) shots I took along the way. I… Read More Seven for a secret never to be told: Magpie’s Nest Watercolour Painting WIP

Craft, Sewing, Tutorials

Come down to the woods and play: Make your own woodland inspired play mat

You can create uniquely beautiful handmade play mat for your baby or toddler using felt, a sewing needle and plenty of creative juices. This project has been made using super strength stitching methods to ensure that it survives the exploratory nature of most toddlers. My toddler has been bouncing his wooden log all over the… Read More Come down to the woods and play: Make your own woodland inspired play mat

Craft, Sewing, Tutorials

You Were Born Under These Stars: How to embroider a star map for your baby

This tutorial will help you make a sweet project that looks great and sparks many memories for Mummies and Daddies of the day they became a family or an even bigger family! Easy to make, the embroidery project is simple in both the set-up and execution. I found that I could silently stitch away whilst… Read More You Were Born Under These Stars: How to embroider a star map for your baby

Craft, Tutorials

Scrumdiddlyumptious Wonka Bar Invites: How to make your own Willy Wonka golden ticket invitations

If you are a Roald Dahl fan as well as a lover of all things chocolate then this easy to make invitation may be just the ticket you need. Whilst making this project you may begin to resent giving away luscious chocolate; in which case you may need to buy a few more bars just… Read More Scrumdiddlyumptious Wonka Bar Invites: How to make your own Willy Wonka golden ticket invitations