What I did in 2013 mega long post

Posted on 29 December 2013 in Uncategorized

So I read Leonie Dawson’s review of the year and it inspired me to do my own review. Because this was a big year for me. Huge. At the start of 2013 I had a five week old baby. This is what my day looked like, in terms of breastfeeding alone: That was an easy […]

This to make up for not talking about baby poo on social media

Posted on 21 May 2013 in Uncategorized

So a few weeks ago when my baby was 19 weeks old I was changing his nappy in a pub toilet. My friend came in half way through to use the loos and started to chat with me. I took the nappy off, said “hang on a minute I’m just going to do something a […]

Controversy in feminism & Spare Rib: nothing new

Posted on 30 April 2013 in Uncategorized

A few years ago, I found this in an old issue of Spare Rib, from September 1980 and took photos of it, to share with the F Word collective when some controversy or other was raging about something on the site and we were all feeling pretty down about it (I can’t even remember what […]

I’m at the South West Jumble on Sunday!

Posted on 22 September 2011 in Uncategorized

I’m having a craft stall at the South West Jumble on Sunday 25th! Wahooooooo! It’s at the Tooting Tram & Social, 46-48 Mitcham Road, SW17 9NA. from 12 until 5pm (it’s free!) It’s a beautiful venue, there’s delicious food and of course, beer! This is my first ever craft stall and it’s exciting but a […]

Busy busy…

Posted on 21 September 2011 in Uncategorized

So, no This Week’s Book this week I’m afraid! I’ve still been making and crafting, but I’ve been away at the weekend and so busy that I didn’t have time to blog this week. But I’m busy because I’m preparing for my stall at the South West Jumble this Sunday! So in the absence of […]

Flickr Favourites!

Posted on 24 August 2011 in Uncategorized

1. bits, 2. Inspiration Board, 3. Arc en Ciel – 6, 4. outgoing Nov 10 08, 5. package 02c, 6. detalle el sueño de julia 5, 7. sweet hydrangea, 8. Untitled, 9. witch’s hats on a rock Created with fd’s Flickr Toys

Catherine Redfern is on Holiday

Posted on 24 July 2011 in Uncategorized

I’m STILL on holiday in Canada! Yeah I know… In my absence, enjoy these GORGEOUS images. 1. tuesday’s finds, 2. Pink peony, 3. Mr Bendy Legs, 4. July 3rd, 2011, 5. handmade book, 6. From the signing in book at the Border Hotel., 7. lacemaking in public, 8. Untitled, 9. just before the fennel flowers […]

Recent Flickr Favourites

Posted on 13 April 2011 in Uncategorized

1. Untitled, 2. Bagby Portfolio – 05, 3. Avebury Manor, 4. spring sisters, 5. Primrose and Lizzie, 6. New distress stains 🙂, 7. Hackpen White Horse, 8. Beach hut doors, 9. Boats in St Ives’s Harbour Created with fd’s Flickr Toys Been really struggling to find time to blog recently. things have been a bit […]

Zine review!

Posted on 23 January 2011 in Uncategorized

Catherine Elms has reviewed my Coast to Coast zine! I’m selling it at Folky and Etsy.

Studio Ghibli

Posted on 26 September 2010 in Uncategorized

We spent Friday evening watching My Neighbour Totoro followed by Spirited Away. Both films are incredibly brilliant. The imagination is mind blowing. And so cute! It’s no wonder they’ve inspired crafters to pay homage: 1. day 173 : 365 may 14 • guerilla art, 2. Ghibli feast #7: Spirited Away, 3. тоторо, 4. Kaonashi / […]