30 minutes creativity per day… Days 126 to 134! Busy on secret Embellish project, and finishing butterfly.

Well, I’ve been busy from days 126 – 134 with some rather creative pursuits ☺ – you’ll just have to wait for the September issue of Embellish to see the project ☺   However, I have also during this time, finished off the butterfly into a bag charm with a pocket at its back. A … Continue reading

30 minutes creativity per day… Day 112! Dr Morna Sturrock A.M.’s embroidery

  Day 112 and I was searching around for a little inspiration for something to create. On my shelf containing The Embroiderers Guild, VIC work and bits and bobs (for the Gift Boutique), I spied a piece of canvas work embroidered by Dr Morna Sturrock A.M. for the Gift Boutique, waiting to be made into an … Continue reading

30 minutes creativity per day… Day 101! Take a flower…

A little late placing this one up on my blog – Day 102 consisted of being at the Gift Boutique Workshop, coming home, getting a large headache as my head cold took hold, and being prostrate ever since! So much for my holiday time over Easter, as it’s now Easter Monday….   However, Day 101 … Continue reading

30 minutes creativity per day… Day 100! Star time!

On a nice round figure day (100) I’m creating a rather pointy piece of embroidery ☺   Looking through my stash, I came across some plastic canvas stars, and thought that they would be good to use in creating bag charms or key rings for The Embroiderers Guild, VIC’s Gift Boutique Workshop.   To create … Continue reading

30 minutes creativity per day… Days 92 – 95! Developing a prototype bag bling (or key chain) bird.

“What are you doing?” you may well ask … well, read on ☺   Starting from scratch developing something can be a bit daunting. I’m trying to create a number of patterns for pieces which may be used as either bag bling (bag charms) or on key chains for the ladies of The Embroiderers Guild, … Continue reading

30 minutes creativity per day… Day 39! Getting fishy ☺

  Today was spent at The Embroiderers Guild, VIC where I coordinate the Gift Boutique, and the Gift Boutique Workshop (a once a month workshop). Cord weights (for aiding the creation of twisted cords by weighting down the twisted cord as it twists back on itself) have been a much-requested item for sale at the … Continue reading