Artwork is Work


This morning I received an email Hello Joy,  This morning during Social Services prayers I took the opportunity to ask my colleagues to judge the entries in the logo competition.  I am delighted to be able to let you know that one of your designs has been chosen and will be the logo for theContinue reading “Artwork is Work”

The Ultimate Sock Doll


Several years ago I first came across sock monkeys, they were crudely made animals made from left over socks and a great recycling use of those odd socks we find in the washing machine. Then the explosion happened and suddenly they were everywhere.    What originally began as an upcycling project became ‘trendy’ and weContinue reading “The Ultimate Sock Doll”

E-textiles, Lights in your crafts


This is the first of a few YouTube videos I want to make showing how to put electronics into your craft project. I made it from a crafters point of view because so many tutorials on this subject are written by someone from an electronic background. This is how to put one LED into yourContinue reading “E-textiles, Lights in your crafts”