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Amy Roberts
An avid collector of hobbies :)
An avid collector of hobbies :)
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August Creative Challenge: Day 2
I've been raiding my bookshelves looking for a project I can complete in a day. Today's activity was from the June 2014 issue of "Love Patchwork and Quilting" magazine - a little mouse by Jo Carter from Two Owls design . Actually, the pattern was for a mumm...

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August Creative Challenge: Day 1
Don't expect every challenge day to be this fancy - it was mere serendipity that Day 1 fell on a Saturday with no other activities planned! Awwww! Isn't he cute? This pattern was in the Summer 2013 edition of the "Made in Felt" magazine, so I've been wantin...

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#MandalasForMarinke - My Mandala
As I'm sure I've mentioned before, I am not usually the best at sticking to a project, however I was determined to take part in  #MandalasForMarinke . I finally decided to sit down yesterday and make one, and I'm quite pleased with how it turned out. This i...

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Adventures in macarons
We had a cake sale at work today, so I decided to be real fancy and make some more macarons - with varying degrees of success! These plain ol' vanilla ones were the stars of the show - they were genuinely pretty decent, if I do say so myself. I tried, unsuc...

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Marvellous Macaons
The macaron bug has bitten again! I made my first macarons about 2 years ago, baking hundreds of them in the space of a month, then haven't been near them since. I was inspired by an abundance of egg whites, and made some this week. I'd forgotten how much f...

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#MandalasForMarinke
I know it's been ages (I think I've been avoiding here as it's a constant reminder of all those ends I need to weave in), but I just had to pop in to share #MandalasForMarinke Marinke (Wink) of A Creative Being tragically took her own life last week, after ...

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If I were to make a creating resolution for 2015...
It would be to weave in the ends as I go along! I am working on 2 crochet blankets at the moment & weaving in the end en masse is somewhat soul destroying... You would think I'd learn, but apparently not!

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These are lovely, can't wait to try them out!

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Sums up my feelings exactly!

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That is just adorable! Hmmm... might have to go have a mosey on over to Lalylala, the mushroom doll has caught my eye...
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