We had such a great time on Thursday at our ‘Bite the Bullet’ F L O U R I S H. The sense of anticipation and excitement was palpable as everyone gathered round with their shiny, pristine, new notebooks. Who knew there were so many stationery nerds among us? Turns out I’m not the only weirdo who gets over excited about a new notebook, half of Woburn Sands are the same! It makes me chuckle just thinking about it.
I always come away from Flourish feeling so uplifted. Last Thursday night making silver jewellery with Beccy Gillatt was definitely no exception. What a treat to be let loose with all her fabulous silver making tools. Beccy has a wonderful teaching style that guides you through various processes in small bite size chunks. After the workshop … Read moreAll the Silver Ladies – If you liked it then you shoulda made a ring from it!
The Time to Write workshop at Westbury Arts Centre is a gloriously simple idea. Often in our busy lives we feel unable to justify time spent on writing because there are all sorts of other everyday tasks we could be doing. How many times have you promised yourself you will do some writing this morning, but … Read moreWhat Happens at Time to Write ?
Needle Felted Hares This month at Flourish we had a go at needle felting. My interest in this brilliantly simple technique was first peaked back in October, when my sister Zoe and I visited the Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace. We were quickly attracted to the wonderful stand of the Makerss. There were … Read moreMad March Flourish – The Results