Monthly Archives: January 2015

Bookmarks- Part One, Paper.

In my quest to find new projects using tassels, I am constantly spying tassels wherever I can around me. Sitting in my library the other day, flicking through a decorating book, I wanted a bookmark, but surprisingly couldn’t find one. … Continue reading

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Mexican Milagros

If there is one thing I just love about Mexican culture it is their arts and crafts, their sense of colour and the whimsical way they use it. It’s not something we see much in Australia, except on telly, and … Continue reading

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Foam Core Pin Board

Last weekend I spent a total of twelve hours reorganising and tidying my studio. Although it wasn’t a complete mess, things were a bit jumbled and randomly spaced out all over the room! It was quite a job, and part … Continue reading

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Pom Pom Chandalier!

A few weeks ago I ordered some Pom Pom makers on eBay, and when they arrived I suddenly had a new obsession! These things are as much fun to make as tassels and are equally addictive! Nefertiti seems to agree! … Continue reading

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Decoupage Tutorial

As promised, this is a bit of a tutorial on decoupage, my choice for this project is a tray in shades of blue. You will need: A tray (or box or other item you wish to decorate. There are no … Continue reading

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What to do with all those little cardboard tubes….

Yes, I think you know what I’m talking about- toilet roll tubes. There is never a shortage of them in anyone’s home, and for the recycler that I am, I’m always looking for something new to do with them. Today … Continue reading

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My love of decoupage

I have already shared with you a few decoupage projects I have done, but my love affair with decoupaging began a very long time ago. In craft classes at school 28 years ago in fact! That was when I was … Continue reading

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