Hot on the heels of the fantastic success of our Poppies in both Australia and Europe (and it’s still ongoing here I must admit). I have a little (a very little) spare time on my hands to declutter. And …. horror upon horror, I have decided to cull my yarn stash. This was not a […]Read More OK … I am back!!!
If you are a freeform knitter/crocheter … then you would surely know of Prudence Mapstone. She is the Doyenne of freeform and I have posted about her before. Her colour work (not to mention her knowledge of stitchery) is simply mind bogglingly beautiful, creative, so so so clever and really at the very top of […]Read More Freeform Knitting : Prudence Mapstone
Excitement abounds : the 2013 Scarf Festival theme has been announced by the National Wool Museum in Geelong (Victoria, Australia). Home… What does home mean to you? How will you say it in a scarf? For 2013 the National Wool Museum invites scarf makers from across the globe to answer a most heartfelt question – […]Read More 2013 Scarf Festival : National Wool Museum
Great news (at least for me) I have now locked in a couple of knitting/crochet workshops at Open Drawer in Camberwell. On 27 March I will be running a FREE Crochet Coral Workshop – 10.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. Bring your yarn to share with the group, crochet hooks and your own chair (would be great if you booked […]Read More Workshops are Locked In
The day has arrived. The scrumbling challenge has been met. I have finished my blue days throw rug. Break out the champagne. It’s just over a year since I started, and it has become quite an obsession over the couple of months … more than likely because it has been sitting laid out on our […]Read More Ta Da!!!!!
Haven’t written much lately because I have been busy finishing off a few projects to get them off my plate. Exciting news is that there is a new craft gallery “Open Drawer” opening within the next month in my area and I have also been getting my submissions together for their retail space and the […]Read More Scrumble Scrumble Scrumble
Last Friday I spent the day teaching freeform knitting/crochet to a wonderful bunch of ladies at Wondoflex Yarn Craft Centre in Malvern (Victoria). It was a big day and they worked very hard to create their first freeform scrumbles. I bet they were exhausted. It’s always surprising quiet in my classes … there is so much to […]Read More Scrumbling Workshop