Category Archives: Uncategorized

Finding Her Place

Over the last year or so our elderly cat has witnessed everything around her change. We have packed up the house for earthquake refurbishments, unpacked partially for a family Christmas, had the old driveway and paths removed and replaced, packed … Continue reading

Posted in Life journeys, new beginnings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

‘What’s on my workbench?’ Wednesday – 2-1-2013

Welcome to 2013, and wishing everyone a year with more laughter than tears! I’ve been away for a bit with lots of Christmassy things going on. Family coming to stay and lots of cooking and catching up with each other … Continue reading

Posted in colour, creativity, flowers, inspiration, jewellery, life, transformation, Uncategorized, What's on Your Workbench Wednesdays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – Testing some Titanium Ideas

I am having a lovely time ‘mucking about’ with my new material, titanium sheet. Despite being flat out with an unexpected exhibition opportunity, I am taking the time to try some things out. I love the play aspect of new … Continue reading

Posted in art, colour, creativity, inspiration, jewellery, Make something, Uncategorized, What's on Your Workbench Wednesdays | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

‘What’s on My Workbench?’ Wednesday – Home Sweet Home

Home again, after a lovely time in Perth visiting family who have escaped at least partly to get away from earthquake aftermath. So good to see them, share their new experiences, see new places, and generally spend time together. So … Continue reading

Posted in colour, flowers, garden, Outside, Uncategorized, What's on Your Workbench Wednesdays | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

10 Things to Do to Beat the Blues – Post number 4

10 Things to Do to Beat the Blues – Post number 4. Some easy steps to take when feeling blue. What steps do you take?

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

10 Things to Do to Beat the Blues – Post number 4

I thought I would share some of the things that work for me when I find myself hunkering down and feeling gloomy. I am actually a very cheerful person most of the time, the winter eventually gets to me, and … Continue reading

Posted in inspiration, transformation, Ultimate Blog Challenge, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

This lovely card was in my letterbox when I got home yesterday. Beautiful browns and creams and lots of layers. This came from katidid@windstream.net, all the way from Kerrville Jayes  I think (difficult to decipher). I can’t get this address … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kate Sloma Postcard Swap

I also participated in Kat Sloma’s postcard swap last year, and she is holding another now. Kat explores her world through photography but all media are welcome. Pay her a visit here, and join her swap here. I love her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Postcard Swap 2012 – In

I have just come back from a lovely week visiting my new grandson, and of course my daughter and her partner. It was a great visit, lots of cuddles, lots of weight and length gain, and a couple of forays … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Getting Started

I am enjoying making these little pictures as the house rattles and bangs in the winter gale that is blowing hard today. Warmth, music, and lots of creative chaos and ideas flying about. I have recently become a grandmother and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment