Saturday, 23 June 2012


It's all very exciting! I've been to 'Wingham Woolwork'.
 What a wonderful place it is - very welcoming and lots of knowledgable advice.
 I went with 'Dizzy Daughter' and my sister in law and we were all worse than children in a sweet shop. There were lots of, "Ooohs" and "Ahhhs" and  ahh mm, errm, spending.

I treated myself to this :-

And this :-

 Oh and a niddy noddy, but I forgot to take a photo of that.
Now I'm embarking on the journey of learning how to spin an even yarn and yesterday I sat spinning whilst listening to this:-

It certainly didn't forget to rain.
Now it's back to the wheel. Weeeeee! Yeahhhh!
I know, you have to have a 'thing' about wool and sheep to understand.


Friday, 22 June 2012


City of York Embroiderers' Guild Exhibition
 started today and is on untill Sunday at the Guild Hall York.
 10am - 4pm.

Monday, 11 June 2012


I enjoyed making him, but even though I've lived with him for a few weeks now, he still doesn't have a name.

I think I will have to accept the fact, that he will always be called, 'Dragon'.


Monday, 4 June 2012

Just because ....

No reason, no special occasion. It was just because, she new that I would like it. An unexpected gift.

Thankyou, Dizzy Daughter. xxx