Category Archives: Life

Coptic Binding

On Tuesday, at the March meeting of Marches Book Arts Group member Mike Clements showed us how to do Coptic binding using two needles. As a stitcher, I was enthusiastic but there is some glue involved so my first attempt has the … Continue reading

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Never Thought….

I never thought I would be posting about TV, but I am! After one of the most emotion filled Januarys I can ever recall, we have been medicating with TV.  Nothing like pop-culture to act as anaesthetic. This year’s Celebrity … Continue reading

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2015 has been too much already…

This year has already been too much.  I only finished the CQ journal quilts for last year last week.  Here are all 12 together.   All worked around a theme of ‘Time’ the ideas did eventually encompass an event of … Continue reading

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True Creativity

Me and my utterly beautiful Binky in 1985 Binky and her utterly beautiful Reuben born June 8 2014

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May CQ Journal Quilt

A May we will never forget.

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Corvid Sketches

Things sometimes come together in a way that feels right.  Sometimes those things are disparate. A paper plate, a Gelli-plate and thoughts of a corvid trap. Whilst out walking, we came across one of the latter – a most vile … Continue reading

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More Bark, less bite

That is a meaningless post title, I just liked the sound of it!  Two pieces of bark-cloth ready to send off, (see previous post):   there is intellectual pursuit in each piece – thoughts on dearth and abundance, need and … Continue reading

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