Stocking Up the Colours

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Goodness! It’s been a while since I last wrote. Guess I’ve just been having so much fun. Finally I’ve got going on the dyeing front. I was putting things off until I was able to build the outdoor workspace but that’s going to be later in the year, funds willing, and I just couldn’t wait […]

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End of my Water Hardness Problems

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Soft water; when these two words actually passes through the regions of our ears and reaching up our brain, then what information does our inner eye process? In uncomplicated terms, it means the type of water which does not contain in it any level of dissolved minerals. It is actually the hard which is processed […]

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Playing with Copper

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On the jumper front (…back and sleeves) I’ve completed one of the sleeves (yay!). It seems to take an inorinately huge amount of time to grow a knitted jumper! I can hardly believe it’s been over a month since I started knitting this and for the last couple of weeks spent every evening knitting. No […]

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Moon Madness

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I’m spending so little time on the computer at the moment but have promised myself to catch up with some entries over the next week. There’s been lots of making but very little exploratory art work (apart from mentally). The nights are so light now and after only a few hours of darkness we (at […]

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Seized by the Day

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An evening trip to the “port of ness” gave me some stunning images in my head. This time I didn’t take a camera but found some perfect waves rolling in. To capture the individual colours I gave them names, picking them out from the myriad of shimmering gems which lay half in shadow and half […]

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New Venture Starts Today – I’m So Excited!

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My neighbour and very good friend has come together with me for a joint venture. The idea is to combine her beautifully made Harris Tweed bags with my fabric embellishments to make some bags which have an exclusivity to them (being one off’s). It’s really lovely to work with someone so professional and dedicated to […]

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