Category Archives: Crafts

Watercolour painting – The story so far

I thought it would be fun to ask my twitter followers for suggestions for my next post.  One of them (@MillRoadCambs – worth a follow if you are on twitter, also their blog is interesting too) suggested that I should post an update … Continue reading

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Scarecrows, but not as you know them! – Haslingfield Scarecrow Festival

Last Saturday was an interesting mixture of the odd and the ‘proper’  In the morning I went to a scarecrow festival, in the afternoon I went to a tea party devoted to etiquette and manners.  It definitely made a fascinating and enjoyable day … Continue reading

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Watercolour: Reflections

Here is a little update on my forray in to learning about watercolour, which I am really enjoying.  I love learning new things and learning about painting is so interesting!  I feel like I have learnt quite a lot already.  Next time I … Continue reading

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August/September – Saucers, Lammas Bread and Corn Dollies

Any super observant readers of my blog will have noticed I did not write an August post, so I am going to cheat and merge August and September in to the same post. Handily both months are harvest festival months so is the … Continue reading

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Watercolour painting

Dear Reader, not only have I made the decision to work towards freelance writing as my career, but I also have also found myself a new hobby! I recently spotted an advert in my local shop about a beginners watercolour class, … Continue reading

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