So yes, I’ve been quiet for ages, but I haven’t been sitting on my laurels. I’ve tried my hand at a few different crafty things, and thought I’d share a few with you, starting with paper-based stuff.
I kept seeing these lovely paper flowers around, so found instructions online on how to make them – here are a few of my efforts.
Firstly a plain paper one, with a little soppy message attached… 🙂
Then I thought I’d be a bit clever and make one out of fabric – it took ages and I found it very fiddly sewing all the bits together!
Here’s one made from the tissue paper used to wrap a bottle of whisky:
And an old map:
And finally an old comic:
Remember the little message attached to the first flower? It was typed on a lovely, ancient typewriter my other half bought me for my birthday:
I’ll share some more exploits in my next post.