Tag Archives: art and craft

The Box so far

Well, it’s not going as well as I’d hoped, but you never know. The box has dried out OK and I’ve started adding my papers to it. The gorilla glue is great. Tomorrow I hope to add a few more … Continue reading

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Tit detached

When we were in our bungalow in Poole, we put up three bird boxes and called them Tit Terrace. You can read a little bit about them here  One of my other £10 dash gifts this year was a bird … Continue reading

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Narrow Boat Art

You’ve all seen them, those lovely picture plaques on narrowboat doors : Castles and rivers Roses and flowers There is a history to it that you may not be aware of (link), and for traditional pictures, there is also a … Continue reading

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August time

August was the time of school holidays, and from the age of 12 to 16 meant earning extra pocket money helping out in the shop with my Mum. My job was to weigh, seal, pack and cellophane the boxes of … Continue reading

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Pastimes of Past Times Part 1

I went to an Open Day and Craft Fayre at the local residential home yesterday afternoon. It was within walking distance, and Hubby suggested I went on my own so as not to worry about the dog. As things turned … Continue reading

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Pick a Card……..

Once of the things that came out of my former membership to a ladies’ group was card making. I kept the one I made at the demo, but I have never been able to duplicate it as such or as … Continue reading

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