Monthly Archives: July 2015

Cameo Necklaces

   Last time I caught up with my folks, they had been to their local community market and bought a bag of old brooches for me thinking I would create something new with them.       They are quite pretty … Continue reading

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Please help

  I am not the sort of person who would normally push a “cause” onto anyone. But this is different. A little bit of backstory… When I started this blog it was to record and tell the story of my journey … Continue reading

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Mini Ojo de Dios Necklace

Since making the Ojo de Dios that I hung on my bathroom wall, I recently dug out all my jewellery making supplies (expect to see some jewellery projects soon). Flashbulb moment…..an Ojo de Dios necklace!!!!     This is a really … Continue reading

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Vintage 1950s Posters

   I was recently lucky enough to be given a large number of vintage posters from a retired teacher. They date from the 1950s, when she first started out teaching, and were used in Primary Schools to aid with teaching … Continue reading

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Some more Tea Bag Art

A few weeks ago I experimented with painting on Tea Bags , and I really love using them.      I decided to do some more, opening them up and pasting them onto paper as a support.              I’m kind of … Continue reading

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