26 Sep 14

A few custom orders

Quite often I get asked to make custom pottery orders and while I can’t always accommodate them I do try to whenever possible. The problem with making something you’ve never created before is the element of the unknown, you simply don’t know how it’ll turn out. It’s always a nice surprise when things turn out better than you expect!

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8 Sep 14

New Look Workroom Project Runway pattern NL6120

I picked up this pattern a while ago as I was looking for a dress to make that would be at about my sort of level – simple, easy and not too time consuming! Although generally I’m quite pleased with how it turned out but as always it could be better. This is a kimono style dress which has a sort of large t-shirt shape with no waist shaping.
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26 Aug 14

B.K.S. Iyengar

Sadly at the moment there seems to be a lot of culturally significant people dying at the moment and out of all the recent deaths I think this one has really hit home the most. I know it seems odd to lament the death of a public figure who generally wasn’t that well known but I’ve practiced Iyengar yoga for a number of years now with three different teachers.
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