Halls of Westminster crown

July 15, 2012

Some of the games we play for Pop Up Playground requires nothing more than players. Sometimes the games needs a prop or two, and occasionally they need a piece of costuming. For Halls of Westminster, the old king is dying and leaves the kingdom no heir but two pretenders to the throne.  The players discuss, […]

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A discourse on knitting needles, or, op shops are your friend!

April 22, 2009

I have a big list of things to do today, which is why I’m sitting down to discuss knitting needles with you!Photo orginally uploaded by The Shopping Sherpa When I first started knitting a couple of years ago, I started off with metal needles. I can’t remember where I got them from, but I had […]

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While She Naps

November 24, 2008

I’ve just discovered a beautiful soft sculpture artist, Abby of While She Naps, who makes, amongst other things, incredibly beautiful birds. She’s just posted a really interesting photography journey of making a peacock which you should check out. But I found her for her beautiful teacup pin cushions. She buys antique teacup and saucer sets […]

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