Craft · DIY · fabric · Handmade · home decor · homemade · illustration · Textiles · Uncategorized

Tie Dye Madness (Shibori)

So it turns out that every adult can still have a ridiculously fun time tie-dying fabrics. (Oh I forgot, it’s not called tie dye when you’re an adult, it’s called shibori.) The art of Japanese resist dyeing. It involves folding, pleating and manipulating fabrics, then dipping them or submerging them in dye to create extraordinary patterns. Traditionally…… Continue reading Tie Dye Madness (Shibori)

drawing · illustration · project · Uncategorized

Creatures of the Deep

So I’m going through an ocean phase at the moment and have started to doodle a few sea creatures. Octopus are amazing creatures, did you know they have three hearts!? They can also change their shape, pattern, colour and even texture to blend in with their backgrounds. To celebrate these awesome eight-legged beings I’ve drawn…… Continue reading Creatures of the Deep

birthday · Craft · decoration · DIY · home decor · homemade · occasion · sewing

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I organised my Nan’s 70th birthday party and decided to make some bunting and now I can’t stop! It’s so simple yet really brightens up a room, I’ve definitely caught the bunting bug! I must warn you it’s very addictive. It’s also a great way to get rid of extra fabric instead of just throwing it…… Continue reading \/`\/`\/`\/`\/ Fun with Bunting \/`\/`\/`\/`\/