Tag Archives: Garden

12.01.14. A wet France, an Xmas box from the dustmen and a new project

Our first Sunday back from Christmas in France with our daughter and her extended French family. B and I have brought  terrifying ‘French’ colds back with us. Hardly surprising as the heavens were totally engaged with reviving the water table! I … Continue reading

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09.09.13, Hat parade, Vintage wine and a bit of a hangover……….

Hat parade I’m proud to say that I had ‘done’ over a 100 metres before 7am this morning! That’s in sewing thread, appliqueing butterflies………………..watch this space…… Not much happened yesterday, that’s if you leave out the rather rowdy lunch with … Continue reading

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24.08.13. Art exhibition day nine and a very fruitful tree

Art day nine Today it is raining (hard) and France seems like a very good idea – I wonder if my daughter needs a baby-sitter, hmm…………………………………………… Here’s another tree……………….this time with a special, but much shorter, history………………. Just two years … Continue reading

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Art exhibition day eight, a foreign invader and home sweet home

Art exhibition day eight……………………….   Painted on a dazzling day in early summer, my painting makes the barn look in far better repair than it is! Many years ago my husband did battle (and thought he’d won) with this noxious weed … Continue reading

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15.06.13 Waistcoats, Football and a Walk in the Garden

On-line exhibition days 10,11 &12 My internet server has been ‘down’ (would antidepressants help?) so there’s a bit of catching up to do! So today we have display of waist coats – I just love a nice waistcoat, I can … Continue reading

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10.06.13, New Designs and Declaration of War

On-line exhibition day seven     I wear this coat so often it’s wonder it’s not threadbare!  It’s knitted in a vast variety of 4ply wool and sock yarns. It’s really is not difficult to knit, but it does take time! … Continue reading

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09.06.13 New design, Spitting, and a Nasty Fungus

Online design exhibition day six And A cardigan that once again makes a real statement, the applique and combination of squares and stripes  sets it apart from any shop bought item and many run-of-the-mill hand knits, the inner seams are finished with the … Continue reading

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