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Eco Printing Progress – Part 2

Following on from my last post about my adventure with eco printing I said I’d show some of my finished work, those that I found most pleasing are going into my Etsy shop. I have so many to mount it … Continue reading

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Out on the Fells

The weather has been so good lately I have to get out and about so I’m not going to spend time with a lot of explanations today. This is a follow on walk from one of our regulars  up Blake … Continue reading

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Without Words- Cumbrian Contemplation

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Orchids – work in progress

Orchids – work in progress, a set on Flickr. It’s been a mad week as I’ve been working 16 hours a day, I have a few events coming up soon, and the good weather brought people out last weekend, which … Continue reading

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New items from Kiln Fired Art on Etsy

Here’s a few new listings from Kiln Fired Art, click on the images to go to my Etsy shop. Hand painted anodised aluminium cuffs Zentangle heart pendant Dichroic glass pendants

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Fibula brooch pins- a contemporary take on an ancient design

Fibula brooch pins- a contemporary take on an ancient design I’ve had quite a busy week this week, painting lustre bowls, making clay beads and I eventually got round to making some of my lampwork beads into necklaces and fibula … Continue reading

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The Craft Pimp New Year challenge- make a journal

The Craft Pimp Etsy team had a creative challenge in January, to get our mojos’ back in order after Christmas. I have already shown you my book  but I thought you might like to see all the amazing and different … Continue reading

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Dichroic glass pendants – 20% off all fused glass pendants and jewellery

I currently have 20% off all dichcroic glass pendants and fused glass jewellery in my Etsy shop. I’ve decided to have a sale to make way for some new designs. 20% off dichroic glass pendants, fused glass zentangle pendants, cubic … Continue reading

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Some of my overglaze paintings.

I’m preparing to move into my new house so I’m all packed up. I thought I’d tidy up my computer as I’m at a bit of a loose end today. I came across some overglaze paintings painted in a more … Continue reading

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Copper patinas and porcelain cabochons

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Choices, choices, choices!!! I think I’m falling in love with copper, I love patinas and how they develop with time, they are definitely ‘wabi sabi’. Once I saw the possibilities for patinas on copper in Jinks McGrath’s book ‘The Jewellers … Continue reading

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