flower power cushion workshop

Come and join me at Well Manor Farm for a fun and informative day learning about colour and crochet. The day will be held in a beautiful newly built, wonderful oak framed barn looking out over the sheep pastures. Well Manor farm is the home of The little grey Sheep and is…

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yarn dyeing – part two

  Another glorious day beckoned as we drove the short distance from our accommodation to Isager HQ for another day of woolly colour fun. A quick re-cap of what we learned yesterday and we were on our way to learn more techniques and different ways to achieve beautifully dyed lushes…

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workshop, friends and many visits

Last week my friend Claudia came to visit me here in Wales. Claudia is the owner of online yarn retailer Wollsinn, the main supplier of beautiful Isager Yarns in Germany. She also organises the Schwabsburger Wollfest every year to which I get invited to teach workshops, lucky me! We have many…

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a story of creatures

Hello, I am back!! Have you missed me…maybe just a little? I am sorry I haven’t posted for almost two weeks, but it has been a manic time with work. Lots of commissions to finish and deadlines for magazines to adhere to, but that’s all done and as you will…

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The Knit Studio – Workshop

Dear diary, On Saturday at lunchtime I got on a train and travelled to Newcastle upon Tyne to teach a workshop on Continental Knitting at my dear friend Anne’s yarn shop. I don’t think that the term Yarn shop is quite right for this amazing Alladin’s cave of yarns, fabrics,…

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