Friday Fotos

Life feels very tough at present so I didn’t take my camera when I went walking on The Common today and I came home early but I couldn’t resist making the effort to take a few photographs of a duck with a flotilla of eight tiny ducklings. This seems late in the season but still… Read More Friday Fotos

Beach Treasures

I have just come back from a holiday in St David’s Pembrokeshire, Wales. I will be putting together some posts of my various activities over the next few weeks but I thought that today I would show you some of my beach finds. I have always been fascinated by interesting stones, even in the garden,… Read More Beach Treasures

Friday Fotos

Rainbow week this week. For red I found these markers on different bits of tree. The orange berries on the rowan tree didn’t make much of a picture so I photographed this day lily nearer to home. I would have liked to have had more time photographing the buttercups. I only took this photo. Somehow… Read More Friday Fotos

Friday Fotos

Today is Baby Week. I remembered to take my camera so I was able to get much better photographs. On the boating lake we discovered that all of the six coot babies were still alive. I didn’t manage to take a photograph of all of them but here are three with a parent. Further round… Read More Friday Fotos

Friday Fotos

After not getting out last Friday I was determined to have some photographs to share this week, especially as the weather forecast was good. However I forgot to take my regular camera and was left with my phone that was behaving in a very strange way. The extremely bright light was probably not helping either.… Read More Friday Fotos

New Coasters

Been trying our some new coaster patterns lately. Found the pattern for these on YouTube and made two. and Then as I had the cotton out. I used some Scheepjes Cahlista that is an Aran/worsted weigh cotton. I tried working our how to make this. which is about the same size as my Celtic Coaster… Read More New Coasters

A Magical Coat

Finally my daughter has found time to come and collect the coat I made for her and we went for a photo shoot on Southampton Common. The coat pattern came from Regina of Morale Fiber Isn’t this fun? There’s the back, so lovely! and the front. It has a hood. This is great. So colourful.… Read More A Magical Coat