Here lies the treasure

Well here is the finished decopatched treasure chest and it was so much fun to do. I just had to stick gems on it didn’t I? They are meant to be studs of course And inside I just used white gesso very roughly painted to give a used feel Now to fill it with my […]

Friday’s Smiles – Week 25

My smile this week came from the little surprise package of a new little guinea pig baby i found on Saturday morning. It was born to the other would be mum, Cookie, who i assumed was not actually pregnant as she had gone well past her giving birth time. Turns out if they are only […]

Whats On Your Workdesk? Wednesday

Just a brief peek at my workdesk today as im finally doing something crafty again.   I’ve begun decopatching my treasure chest (all say aaarrgh, like a pirate) Its looking good and its such fun to do. Not sure how the rest will go but that will be revealed next time.And, yes i know my […]

ATC treasure chest – Part One

Being a crafty but easily bored sort i fancied a change so hubby kindly took me to our local branch of Hobbycraft and i came back with these goodies I’ve decided to do a spot of decoupage and bought a papier mache treasure chest to spice up. Then i intend to keep my ATC’s inside […]

Summer in February – Lamorna Cove painters

  Girl Reading by Harold Knight, husband of Dame Laura Knight  The Morning Ride – a portrait of Florence Carter Wood by A.J. Munnings I’ ve been reading a great book called ‘Summer in February’ by Jonathan Smith. Its been made into a film which is due out soon starring Dan Stevens of Downton Abbey […]

Friday’s Smiles Week 23

I’ve had a very smily week since i saw you all last here on this great feel good fest hosted by Annie from A Stitch in Time My hubby came back from his sailing trip on Monday ( i missed him so that was heaps of smiles) and brought me back a small gift Its […]