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Sue Simmons
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Birthday Parties in The Shed
One of the things I offer in my new workshop is Craft Parties.  Birthday Parties, Hen Parties, Baby Showers, Retirement Parties and more... Last week I had my first two Birthday Parties for youngsters. I cater for up to 12 children from age 8  (the birthday...

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New Year, New Start, New Job, New everything........
Well, happy New Year to you all. You may have been wondering where I have been.  The truth is, life has been pretty hectic of late. I have decided to open a Craft Workshop.  Based in Carlisle, Cumbria (right at the top of the M6 just before you hit Scotland...

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How to make a Proddy Rag Wreath
These proddy wreaths are so much fun to make - easy to do with just a little preparation time, and the best thing is, you can make them from recycled shirts too!! So, first of all, find yourself a polystyrene wreath - the choice of size is up to you.  The b...

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My YouTube Channel
I have had my YouTube channel for ages now and all I have had on it is a tutorial of how to make a paper snowflake, and a few videos of Ruby when she was a puppy. So, time to start using it properly I think. I have uploaded a few tutorials, just so I could ...

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It's been a while....
I totally feel as though I have abandoned my dear old blog...  life has just gotten so busy with Grand-babies and lots of classes, things to work on, people to see - I am sure you know how it is. I have keep reminding myself to pop back in and write up some...

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Young Folks Crafts over the Easter Holidays
Due to popular demand, during the Easter Holidays this year I will be offering some more Young Folks Classes.   Each class is £6.00 per young person and runs from  Age guidelines are 8-16 years. The class times are all  12.30pm - 2.30pm  at Hobbycraft in Ca...

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The Harris Tweed Exhibition at Rheged
A little while ago I was invited to the opening of the Harris Tweed Exhibition at the Rheged Centre near Penrith. (I should have blogged a while ago about this but have just discovered the photos on my camera :) ) The exhibition is in conjunction with The H...

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It's been ages.....
I don't think I have ever left it a month to blog, a week at worst, but a month? I mean, where did that month go?  Who stole it?  In fact, where did the last TWO months go since Christmas.   They say the years get faster as you get older... well, I must be ...

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The Carlisle Floods
Well, unless you have been hibernating I am pretty sure you will have heard about the horrible flooding we have had in Cumbria this last week, and in my home City of Carlisle. In 2005 we were hit with a massive shock when we got up one Sunday morning to fin...

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Broomstick Crochet Scarf - Free Tutorial
Broomstick crochet looks very impressive, but it may seem a little scary.  It's not!  There are only two rows to learn, and one of them you will already know if you crochet. Instructions are given in two sizes, regular adult and teen size in brackets. Stitc...
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