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About eganj1

Obsession making arts crafts, and all things creative

Like all good things ………

Like all good things or time on Luing came to an end. I have been looking back over my time there and I have to say it’s a place that has touched my soul. I felt so relaxed and at … Continue reading

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Trip to Corryvreckan and an encounter with dolphins.

We took a Seafari trip to see the whirlpool Corryvreckan; having donned the waterproofs provided and the life jacket I was beginning to wonder what I was letting myself in for. I needn’t have concerned myself as I had a … Continue reading

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Otters on Luing

We went to Luing for 3 weeks in the hope of seeing otters in the wild. We have tried looking for these elusive creatures many times on day trips but we’ve never been successful. My husband joked that we would … Continue reading

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3 Weeks On An Island

I’m heading off to a tiny Scottish island for 3 weeks. To get to the island you have to take what is known as the ‘Bridge Over The Atlantic’ to Seil Island, then a small ferry takes you across to … Continue reading

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Raku jewellery

Another quick post today, there is so much going on just now, all will be revealed later. Here’s some raku jewellery components that were inspired by the raku art tiles in my last post. These will be listed in my … Continue reading

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Raku Art Tiles

Just a quick post from me today to show you my raku art tiles. I made these when I made the clocks but I forgot about them until now. These art tiles are inspired by my sketchbook work that I … Continue reading

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Working with the seasons- new foliage.

I have been waiting eagerly for the leaves to come on the trees so I can do some printing. We have been out walking most days during this amazing fine spell, the river is very low. It’s lovely to see … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

What glorious weather we have had the past few days, I  hope it lasts a little longer.  I’ve had quite a busy spell getting gallery stock made, but now it’s family time. It’s not often that both grown up kids … Continue reading

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Raku clocks

I finally got my raku clocks fired during the week, I was so excited about finishing these. Some are textured and have metallic flashes; on the wall they catch the light beautifully. You can see how the flames have licked … Continue reading

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A drive through The Lakes and tea at The Ryebeck

We mostly go walking when we are in the Lakes but there are certain times of the year when I like to drive through taking in as much scenery as I can. Friday was lovely,  the higher fells still had … Continue reading

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