Thursday, 17 February 2011

Page 1 of The Granny Chapter

The beginning of 2011 has seen me make a lot of changes in my life and I thought I'd record it in a blog, in cyberspace, where everybody can see it! (not that anyone would particularly want to see it) but what the hey. For me I beleive this will become abit like a diary for all my cyber bits and bobs. Everything and anything that relates to my interests, and a few that I hope you will enjoy too. Anyway, back to these changes:
Late last year I made some realisations about the direction I was heading with art and such, so decided that upon my final year in my degree I would learn the art of fine jewellery making. Though I am yet to organise this, I plan to participate in the courses at Workshop 6 ( However a little research into all things jewellery-esque introduced me to crochet. Specifically lace crochet. Since, I have been creating bags, little lace flowers and soon to be making jumpers! (if all goes to plan). Hopefully to start selling, like one of my idols
So here's the fruits of my labour:

First double stitch Motif

First attempt at double stitch

First attempt at shell fringing


  1. Ooooh!!! I tried crocheting once... and well i've never been as artistically talented as you.

    My dad's late auntie used to make beautiful little crochet things. I think it's a beautiful talent and I'm glad to see you making some lovely things out of it.

  2. It's looking fab! I am a crochet addicts (and self confessed granny -