Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Pain of Creating….

Most artists will have experienced that frustrating phenomenon often called “block” when nothing you do seems to be right, and somehow every idea you have just doesn’t seem to be able to become realised.  I have been troubled by block … Continue reading

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Vintage Vehicles and other Oddballs

It’s been a while since husband and I had a trip out and as it was such a lovely morning we decided to pop along to the Kingsfold Steam and Vintage Rally and Kite Festival.  Actually, that is a very … Continue reading

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Fabric, thread, buttons and bows

We all  have a favourite shop don’t we.  It might be simply the corner shop that is open in the small hours just when you need that drop of milk; or it might be somewhere that sells specialist things that … Continue reading

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