Meet the Maker: Artisan Designs


It's time to say "Hello!" to another very talented designer-maker featured in the Bustle & Sew Magazine, this time Lucy Layland of Artisan Designs ....   Artisan Designs is a small design studio producing stylish products inspired by nature, wildlife and the countryside as well as … [Read more...]

So much easier …

A few days ago I blogged about the trials and tribulations of making Miss Matilda Catkin.  Fortunately not every project presents as many challenges as Matilda. Today I am delighted to present to you my Woodland Deer applique which took from start to finish probably less than 6 hours … [Read more...]

Another peek behind the scenes …

Thank you so much everyone for all your kind comments on the making of Miss Matilda Catkin - who I'm delighted to report is now finished, though I haven't taken her official photographs yet.  But a lot of people told me they liked to see what went on behind the scenes, before I present my finished … [Read more...]