Chocolate Cake and the Tree of Life

For the past few months I have been invited to join a jewellery making group, circumstances have stopped me from going until this month. The group meet at ‘The Craft and Crumpet’ in Accrington once a month to chat, eat cake and make jewellery. It is a friendly group of people at all levels of…

Cuff Links or Cufflinks?

Recently I have been making a point of buying square or rectangle gemstones that are big enough to make cuff links. I enjoy creating cuff links and my husband always helps out with his opinion about what would make the best ones. While listing my latest creations on Etsy┬áI noticed something that had never even…

Dragons and a Broken Laptop

After I started this blog, my laptop broke and has been in repair land since. I thought I would take advantage of this break of computer use to learn some new skills and concentrate on making something. I decided on a wirework dragon, my sister had previously bought me Alison Tarry’s ‘Wirework Dragons’ DVD on…