Making Manuscripts – YouTube

Watch the HD Version: An illuminated manuscript is a book written and decorated completely by hand. Illuminated manuscripts were … Sourced through from: See on – Dyes and Vellum… Continue reading

Playing with embroidery

Just having a little tinker with some painted fabric, embroidery thread and a scrap of my own crochet.  I wanted to incorporate some hand embroidery into this scrap of lovely patterned fabric that… Continue reading

Beautiful weather for Lancashire

Had a lovely walk today in the nearby woods with the sun shining and I took a few photos on my phone of the dappled sunlight shining through the trees and the beautiful… Continue reading

Mouse Primitive Mouse Primitive Art Doll by cavecreekprimitives

Mouse Primitive Mouse Primitive Art Doll by cavecreekprimitives. Loving this sneaky little mouse with his stolen biscuit and his super cool scarf!

Hello the rest of my life!

Well….I’ve finished university.  Got mixed feelings about it all really and I still have no idea what I’m supposed to do next.  Its funny, I expected it to all become clear to me… Continue reading

Doll from year 2

As promised here are some pictures of the doll I made last year. I am determined to look at developing ideas about dolls and their clothing, if I can’t do it for my… Continue reading


Had a bit of an epiphany today. Was reading some long convoluted quotes by Hunter S Thompson and the upshot of it for me was that he said don’t set yourself a goal… Continue reading

My Coffeemat Challenge

At University I have entered a business idea into the ‘Coffeemat Challenge’. This is where students are encouraged to write a business idea onto a mat and complete some challenges to promote their… Continue reading

Are men who do textile art superheros or spoilt? | Welcome to Musings – The Loom Room Blog

See on – Dissertation Did that get your attention? I thought it might. What I’m talking about this week is something that raises temperatures, emotions and voices. Why is it Rebecca Woodworth‘s… Continue reading

Cloth & Memory (2)

On Saturday I attended a curators tour of Cloth & Memory (2) at Saltaire.  Professor Lesley Millar is incredibly knowledgeable and very engaging and I am so glad I attended the tour rather… Continue reading