Tag: examples

  • 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!

  • GLENESK FOLK MUSEUM – 3 SEPTEMBER 2017

    Come along – meet the handicraft experts – bring your handiwork and textile treasures to show and share ūüôā¬†  

  • Alyth

    Alyth Creates a 3-day festival 26 – 28 May WORKSHOPS! Ever wanted to crochet and no idea how to start? Or do you know the basics and want to learn different techniques..? I am a contemporary crochet artist and tutor. I¬†will be¬†running a series of workshops through Fri, Sat & Sun 26-28 May at the […]

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  • FUN A DAY DUNDEE 12 FEBRUARY 2017

    Big huge thanks to all of you in the¬†Fun A Day Dundee team for all the hard work you put into this event. It was an absolute pleasure to take part. Here are a few more photographs of the fun I had. ¬†Enjoy!  

  • THE THERAPEUTIC ART OF CROCHET ‚Äď HARRIS ACADEMY, DUNDEE

    All 15 places on this course are now taken. If you would like tuition from me, please get in touch. ¬†¬† Whether you are a complete beginner, or wish to learn a specific technique – ¬†such as broomstick crochet – ¬†I am happy to organise ¬†a session, or sessions, to suit. ¬†Here are¬†examples of students’ […]

  • FUN A DAY DUNDEE DAY 3-5 – FOZZICKING ABOUT WITH CROCHET

    Experimenting with 4mm hook and DK weight cotton. Different ideas, quintuple treble, Irish net grounds, Irish net fill-ins. Work vertically or horizontally? Been worked up and rattled down a few times before reasonably happy with these two different sides. A few problems to solve still. .

  • Fun A Day Dundee 2 January 2017

    Well, I‚Äôm a crochet tutor! So the first thing I saw when I looked at this shed snakeskin was a beautiful lacy crochet pattern. Don‚Äôt know quite how it would turn out or what I might use it for. Maybe give this a try out sometime and see if it can be made into a […]

  • Fun A Day 1 January 2017

    Last night somebody handed me an strange object (as they do on Hogmanay) and said “What could¬†you make from this? ¬†Take it away and see what you can do with it.” So my Fun A day project is going to be – working out what I can do with the shed skin from a six […]

  • THE THERAPEUTIC ART OF CROCHET – HARRIS ACADEMY, DUNDEE

    Starting on Wednesday 25th January, I will be tutoring a 10 week course at the Harris Academy in Dundee . ¬†The enrolment evening is at Harris Academy on Wednesday 11 January from 6.00 – 7.30pm. ¬† To see more detail, including the other excellent courses on offer, please click on the links below.¬† Please feel […]

  • ADULT EVENING CLASSES START IN FORFAR THIS WEEK!

    ADULT EVENING CLASSES START IN FORFAR THIS WEEK! There are still a couple of places left in my crochet class on Tuesday night.¬† If you want to join it isn’t too late to register! Just download a registration form (link below) and bring it with you to Forfar Academy Foyer at 6.50 on the night. […]

  • NEOS 2016 AT HALLGREEN CASTLE

    Here are some of my works for sale at Hallgreen Castle, Inverbervie, NEOS venue 130. Crochet wallhangings made from reclaimed materials:-   fabrics, yarns and other elements.  Displayed on yarnbombed driftwood.  £40.

  • Puzzles and frustrations of a blogging beginner

    OK – After what seems like forever, I am still learning how to blog.¬† Yesterday I learned that galleries don’t seem to work very well.¬† The pictures looked small and uninteresting and didn’t display at all in facebook.¬† Just a big blank space – which did have a link to the gallery page, but it […]