Tag Archives: Rowan

21.12.14. A handy escape from Christmas

The family shoot was a glorious occasion, the day bright, cold, crisp, and extremely windy which made for fast, high, and challenging birds………… the black tie dinner was a riot, lots of fun, laughter, and yes – booze (and good food). … Continue reading

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19.04.2014, Art exhibition day two, obsessive compulsive scarf collector and the beauty of a cabbage leaf

Sat 19th April Watercolour  exhibition,  day two The Somme, a hundred years on, and the birds sing and there is such a feeling of peace and contentment. It’s difficult to visualise the carnage that happened here………………..     My grandfather, … Continue reading

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23:03:14 The tale of the dog the bunting and the Easter eggs

  This morning I awoke to a glorious day with sunlight streaming through my window, I deferred taking the dogs for a walk and decided to get Sunday lunch organised instead, and maybe get a few jobs done– like mopping … Continue reading

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Blog 15.12.13, undeserved flowers, the death of a kind man, French knitting and the kindness of strangers

Blog 15.12.13, undeserved flowers, the death of a kind man, French knitting and the kindness of strangers   In my last blog I hinted not very subtlety that, my men, (sons and husband – not lovers, oh if only!) might … Continue reading

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07.10.13 Hat parade, and a Norfolk weekend

      First the hat ………………. and here we have Marcel in his Rule Britannia outfit ………. what a sweetie And the sweet boy again …………….. And next is a baby dress from the new collection My blog has … Continue reading

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18.09.13 Hat parade, a brilliant workshop and a gift from God

Hat parade How cute is this – the hat’s not bad either……………..all patterns will soon be available on my website………………keep watching this space! My publisher has given me a ‘knit till your fingers bleed’ deadline – and I’m loving it … Continue reading

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05.09.13, Hat parade, a day to remember and a really ‘hot’ husband

This is day one of a new series of knitwear designs…………………. The hat parade begins here Here’s my sweet daughter, on a very hot day, uncomplainingly wearing one of my new designs. This one is knitted in Rowan pure wool … Continue reading

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21.08.13. Art Exhibition Day Six and Bad Photographs of a Good Library!

Art exhibition day six………………………… And here again we have the same scene, this time painted on different days…………….   My pattern library is finished, that is to say finished for now as I constantly add more squares, more ideas……………….   … Continue reading

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20.06.13 New Designs and the Begining of an Adventure

This is the last day of my on line exhibition as I’m off to France to visit my daughter, baby sit  (and make a wedding dress). Above are photos of just part of this years the children’s collection, more previews … Continue reading

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18.06.13, New Designs and Walnut Trees

On-line exhibition day 15 Above, Antibes, now with a smalls person’s version. These are both knitted in Rowan pure wool D/K. Below Sophie, with child’s Sophie. The adult Sophie is knitted in Jamieson’s Shetland D/K and the small one is … Continue reading

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