Summer Roundup….

  Well im sure im not the only one wondering where the last six weeks of the summer holidays has gone! Unfortunately we haven’t gone away on holiday and we have had some… Continue reading

My First Teaching Workshop

Teaching Space Being asked to deliver a workshop was quite scary but I knew i shouldnt turn down the opportunity. When i first went back to college i was hoping to go in… Continue reading

9 New Fabric Designs For Sale

    A while back i wrote about some new fabric designs HERE , i had been inspired whilst sketching on the beach and turned these sketches into paintings and then ordered samples. Today… Continue reading

Tate Gallery- Modern Art and St Ives

I went to St Ives Tate Gallery yesterday, it was nice to escape the crowds in town and i havent been in the Tate since the William Scott exhibition last year. The exhibition… Continue reading

Fabric Wall Hanging- Mini Quilt

Recently i re painted my bedroom which also doubles as my studio. As i rent i can only paint with neutral colours and decided to go completely white. I live in a cottage… Continue reading

From Sketch to Fabric Design

A few weeks ago i sat on Porthmeor beach, sketching on brown paper with a small nib of charcoal. It was a hot day and rather than sketching the vast sea or the… Continue reading

Making With My Fabric Designs

I recently bought Mollie Makes magazine and loved the Hawaiian Headscarf tutorial card that came with it. I have lots of scraps of fabric but nothing long enough for this so i decided…why… Continue reading

Sally MacCabe @ The Crypt Gallery

Last week during my lunch break i popped in to see Sally and her exhibition in the Crypt, St Ives. I was spoilt with a  fab selection of paintings, jewellery, book sculptures, wall… Continue reading

Sloop Private View, Summer 2014

The Sloop Inn private view was fantastic! Both of my pieces i submitted are now on the walls available to buy:   The artists came to see their work on display followed by… Continue reading

New Designs

I have recently received samples of two designs that i uploaded to Spoonflower, i have been trying out some of their new fabric finishes and faux suede has to be my favorite, its… Continue reading