Category: general news

  • NEW WEBSITE LAYOUT

    NEW WEBSITE LAYOUT

    WordPress is evolving, and this current website theme is no longer supported, so over the next few weeks I will be redesigning my website. Watch this space for new developments 🙂

  • Art Craft Finder virtual market .. open til 27 June

    Hi, take a look here to see my latest work for sale, along with that of other Mavericks Art Craft Group members 🙂 https://fb.watch/6dw-SQVY9B/

  • Happy Bunny!

    Well who’s a happy bunny now then? After a lot of digging and a bit of #@$$r*!!!! I finally wended my way through the intricacies of linking my Pinterest account to my Etsy account and my website. It wasn’t difficult – once I actually FOUND the instructions!!

  • instagram – elliefiddesartist

    I was hoping in this all singing, all dancing, linked up world that I would somehow be able to link up my WordPress blog with my Instagram account, but unfortunately not to be 😦  At least not as yet. So for the meantime you can find my latest pictures on instagram  https://www.instagram.com/elliefiddesartist/ and also on […]

  • NEXT SUMMER WORKSHOP!

    TUNISIAN CROCHET WORKSHOP Hey hey!  The second Tunisian workshop of the summer is this weekend in Invergowrie! There is still time to book a place on this full day exploration of this popular form of crochet.  You do not need any prior knowledge of crochet to learn this one!  Everything you need will be provided, […]

  • TUNISIAN CROCHET WORKSHOPS COMING THIS SUMMER

    There has been a massive upsurge in interest in Tunisian Crochet this year.  So in response to requests to teach it I am currently setting up workshops in June and July to pass on this skill.  Tunisian crochet is sometimes called Afghan Crochet or Tricot.  It is easy to learn, and you don’t need any […]

  • Aberdeen Yarnfest 2018

    Check my workshop out at the Aberdeen Yarnfest on Sunday 13th May.  It runs from 10.00 am to 1.00pm at the Doubletree Aberdeen Treetops hotel.  I made the A5 journal cover below using Sublime silk yarn in two shades, and a maroon synthetic silk background. “Therapeutic crochet – Exploring Tunisian and Broomstick techniques.”  How to make […]

  • MAVERICKS ART CRAFT GROUP – YULETIDE FAIR 2 and 3 DECEMBER

    The Mavericks Art Craft Group are holding a  Yuletide Fair on 2 & 3 December.   This event is being hosted by Amy Mason at her Bluebird Arts Premises.  If your looking for something delightfully creative and hand-made you will find plenty to choose from here – including some of mine 🙂 https://www.facebook.com/events/1135794056564465/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%223%22%2C%22ref_newsfeed_story_type%22%3A%22regular%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%2222%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D You can find out […]

  • NEOS AT HALLGREEN CASTLE OPEN UNTIL SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER

    WE did have fun dressed up in mediaeval garb for the opening night of NEOS at Hallgreen Castle. You can always spot the artists in the Great Hall when you come up to view our work – we will be here until Sunday 17th!

  • CROCHET WORKSHOPS AND EXHIBITION DURING NEOS 9-17 SEPTEMBER

    It’s getting nearer every day!  As a member of the Mavericks Art Group I will be at Hallgreen Castle on Saturday, 9th, Saturday 16th, and Sunday 17th,  exhibiting my work and giving demonstrations of crochet.   There is also a huge amount of delightful work by other artists and more demonstrations.   For full details […]

  • CROCHET WORKSHOP, ALYTH TOWN HALL, 15 JUNE

    Crochet workshop 15 June @ 1.00 – 3.00 pm Alyth Town Hall, Albert Street PH11 8AX Suitable for both beginners and those who already have some skills.   To confirm your place please contact me on 01307 466354.   £2.00 discount for early sign up before the day.

  • CROCHET WORKSHOP, ALYTH TOWN HALL, 15 JUNE

    Crochet workshop 15 June @ 1.00 – 3.00 pm Alyth Town Hall, Albert Street PH11 8AX Suitable for both beginners and those who already have some skills.   To confirm your place please contact me on 01307 466354.   £2.00 discount for early sign up before the day.