... I've had a busy few weeks! Firstly, working TOTALLY out of my comfort zone (Nursery pupils) and now as an Art supply teacher at a GORGEOUS Academy here in Cheshire.
I've fallen 'off the spin bike' because of my recent work but figured that the extra ££ will come in very handy this Christmas (so it's be rude not to!). I finished for the Christmas break yesterday and I'm due back on the 7th Jan. Lots of lovely sleep and food in the intrim me thinks!
I love getting back into my drawing whilst teaching 11-17 year old pupils (as I haven't done very much drawing for many years).
Sadly, I've not had a lot of time (or energy for that matter) to complete much crafty stuff.... only a few bitty things really:
Hexagonal Patches..... not sure what for but I just love making these.
In the past I've made bags, cushions and a quilt blocks using these..... they're very easy and addictive if you've never made them before. Great for a bit of hand sewing infront of the TV!
Fabic Flowers.....I've made one of these into a ring. I don't know why but they're easy and fun to make.
Crochet (attempts!) ........ I'll get there one day!! In the meantime I'll just keep playing.
Draft Excluder - Not very exciting I know but makes a big difference by the front door! Packed with Polyester filler and some split beans for weight.
I've got a few other things that I hope to get round to during the next few weeks. I'd love to hear what you're making at the moment too.
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Until next time.....