Monday, 31 December 2012

Happy New Year

I wish all my followers a happy New Year, I am looking forward to this New Year as I am going to concentrate on promoting my Textile work, and hand made beads.
For this reason I have started a new blog called 
This blog will focus on my textile work.

I am having a New Year Giveaway  3 sets of a new range of scented Tyvek beads I have made.
all you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is become a follower and leave a comment and post a link from your own blog.  The draw will take place at the end of January 2013.
Good luck everyone!

I will post the photo's of giveaway beads as soon as all completed.

Saturday, 22 December 2012

Merry Christmas to all my followers

I am just popping by to wish you all a merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  I have been very busy lately with my artwork and beads so sorry that I haven't been posting as often !

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Two lonely flowers

Hi all have to share this new picture with you!  I am reluctant to let this one go as I really love it, but I cant keep everything I do!!!LOL.

I can post this as a paypal buy it now if anyone loves it as much as me!!!

Saturday, 24 November 2012

one frosty morning!!!!!

This is my latest finished textile mixed media art piece, titled 'one frosty morning' i have really enjoyed making this one ! I hand dyed all the linen and some lace in coffee, I now have a large batch of dying to do as I am going to do a much larger picture.

Let me know if you want to purchase this one!


Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Incoming Tide

Where is time going!!!!!
The weeks are flying by, my baby is nearly one, and it only seems like he was born last week, LOL.

Have been snatching moments here and there though to get some art work completed.  I thought I'd share my latest Aceo, with you

Its titled 'Deep depths' and for sale in my Etsy shop.

Also I have finished my Textile mixed media piece which I have loved making, as I have been experimenting with Tyvek.  I have felted miniature pebbles which are needle felted onto some felt I made.

I have named this piece 'Incoming Tide'

This is going for sale in my local Gallery, so If you want to purchase it contact me and I will sell via paypal.

I am currently working on another textile piece.


Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Red fabric poppy brooches

Newly made fabric poppy brooches, I have made a large batch of these !  some are heading off to a local shop Three Bee's of Bude.
The rest are going onto Etsy and on my website

I have also made a large batch of Poppy cards for the shop!

These have been made in red and blue.

I have lots of paper beads drying on the rack, ready to make some more jewellery.  I will post these when finished.

Saturday, 6 October 2012

Great bracelet for a stocking filler

Evening everyone, well I have been busy bead making and getting stock together for sale at Christmas, I have been making vintage crinkle ribbon bracelets.  The ribbon was purchased at the Westpoint stitching exhibition in Exeter.

The beads are made from some retro paper !

The beads are protected with varnish and glazed for a glossy look.
These are for sale in my Etsy shop at £4.90, please click on link on the right of page to make a purchase.
If you would like a bracelet made in a certain colour, I would be happy to do custom orders.

I also have a new pendant range, drying on the table, I will try and finish these tomorrow and post if dry!LOL

Tuesday, 25 September 2012

Handmade Tyvek textile beads

I wanted to share with you these newly made beads, these have been made by a painting and heating technique.  I have put these beads along with other similar beads in various colours in my etsy shop.

I have also made some fabric beads, in shabby chic style, these would be perfect for finishing off Christmas  gift wrapping with a difference!

These are also available via the above link!
Happy Crafting

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

New range of handmade art beads

Eve everyone !
I thought I'd share some new paper art beads that I am making, these are in antique gold in time for Christmas crafting.

They are made with a high quality metallic antique gold paper and have been varnished many times for a hard shell.

These are going for sale in my Etsy shop, 8 beads for £4.65

I have also made a metallic bronze flocked set

these have also been speckled with mica, to give them added depth.
These are also going on sale

Saturday, 8 September 2012

New Cornish Loverlie, heart of the ocean

Evening everyone!
I hope you are all having a lovely weekend and enjoying the glorious weather.  Well I have been really busy, I have finally got my shop running on my website

It has been a slow process and I am currently adding more stock daily.

I also have a new pendant I've finished entitles 'Nature'

This is going for sale on my website, above.

I also want to share my newly finished textile art heart

this is going up for sale in my Etsy shop.
Have a great weekend.

Sunday, 2 September 2012

New aqua blue wearable art pendant

Evening Everyone!
So sorry I haven't posted for a while but I have had lots of visitors staying over the summer holidays.  I have still been busy crafting though as the local shops have been running out of my cards.

I have also been making wearable art pendants

This one is available in my Etsy shop

I also have a new card range
these are Eco cards 100% re-cycled card and envelope and each art piece is made using re-cycled, found and used objects where possible.

These will be going in my Etsy shop very soon! 

Thursday, 16 August 2012

Eco Greens

Evening everyone!

I thought I'd post a newly finished mixed media art piece I have just completed.  I have made this piece in the same style as my art cards.  

I am putting this up for sale in my Etsy shop!

I am also currently making some necklace pendants in the same style, these will be posted as soon as completed.

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Paper traders stitching swap

Hello all,
well hasn't the summer been flying by, I have been busy supplying my cards to shops, I have just finished a art card batch!

I have also received my stitching swap from Beckie Holso at 
this was made for the paper traders stitching challenge swap.
Its lovely thank you Beckie! It's so nice to receive a surprise in the post.

I am going to try and get round to more swaps and challenges as this is a great way to meet new people.

Sunday, 29 July 2012

Lots of newly made fish mixed media collage cards

Evening all,
thought I'd share a newly made batch of fish cards, these are heading to a local gallery and one going into my  folksy shop.

Here is a close up of one!

These are on cream card with matching envelope.
Hope you are all enjoying the glorious weather we have been having.

Thursday, 19 July 2012

Finished my stitching swap for Paper Traders !

Hi all,
well have just finished my swap for Cathy over at paper traders, have taken some photo's so I can share it with you!

I have made a large felted heart and added lots of fibre's and beads.
I have called them Cornish Lovelies

Hope you like it Cathy, It's on it's way!

Just about to start a batch for my Etsy shop.

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Things looking up ! the weathers improving (hopefully)

Hi All.
Hope everyone is well, well I have been busy making flowers for my Etsy shop and my local shops.  Have a larger range of colours now.

These are mostly wrist corsages, I am also working on a large felted heart for the paper traders stitching swap, my partner is Cathy in the US. Will post my creation when it's finished.

Well have you heard, the rain is supposed to stop!!!!!!
we will have to wait and see.

Monday, 9 July 2012

New Poppy Card & Heart felt Brooch

Hello All, well we finally had some sunshine today, It was lovely to not have dreary grey skies !
Lets hope it's the beginning of summer.
Have been busy these last few days making lots of stock as have a shop that's taking my goods.  I also have to keep stocking my Etsy shop, finding time with baby Bobby certainly is challenging and keeping me on my toes.

Here are my latest creations !

Felted Heart Brooch

I have also made a wrist Corsage

New Poppy card

All these new creations are on sale in my Etsy shop.


Sunday, 1 July 2012

Wedding corsage for all those summer weddings

Hi all,
have been really busy this last week, have got a shop that wants lots of my cards and my new item which is a wedding corsage!

 It is sent out attached to a gift tag
Perfect for all those summer weddings !
If you need one
This is now for sale in my Etsy shop

If you need a particular colour I can comission one for you.
Hope you all had a lovely weekend.

Monday, 18 June 2012

Vintage button corsage in gorgeous greens

Hello all,
Thought I'd post my vintage button and lace corsage that I made this weekend.  I have attached it to a green tag, so would be a perfect gift for someone!

This will be going up for sale in my etsy shop.  
I have also made a new felted fish card

This is also in my Etsy shop!
just about to make a start on some dusky pink corsage's