Hampshire Open Studios another victim of coronavirus

Hampshire Open Studios another victim of coronavirus

I am sad to report that another major event in the art calendar has had to be cancelled because of the coronavirus, COVID-19, and that is the popular Hampshire Open Studios. While August, when this popular event takes place, is a little way off, the organisers, and...
Postable gifts to say ‘thinking of you’

Postable gifts to say ‘thinking of you’

Sadly, the COVID-19 restrictions continue, with little prospect of us being able to visit friends or loved ones in the near future. While many of us can participate in video chats and phone calls, an unexpected gift through the post can bring a little extra cheer....
Koi wall art for Japanese interior

Koi wall art for Japanese interior

Koi carp are revered for their colourings and markings in Japan, as well as for their tenacity for swimming up rivers against the current. In Japan they are a symbol of good luck, representing courage, wealth and abundance, as well as supporting the flow of positive...
My ‘Repair Shop’ opens for Tiffany lamp repair

My ‘Repair Shop’ opens for Tiffany lamp repair

It is always distressing when cherished objects around the home get damaged. It is even more upsetting when they are made of glass. While Tiffany-style lamps are generally quite hardy, sometimes they get bashed and begin to lose their integrity. Over the years I have...
Sewing machine sculptures in stained glass

Sewing machine sculptures in stained glass

Do you love to sew or do you know a keen stitcher? Even if you have never picked up a needle or threaded a sewing machine, perhaps you still enjoy the positive energy and happiness generated by watching ‘The Great British Sewing Bee’ series on TV? The TV...

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