Category Archives: Festivals

New Year Resolution

That’s  a scary title if ever I saw one! Declaring my New Year resolutions in public is so not my style. But anyway… I resolve to blog more. I know a few people read and follow this blog, but not … Continue reading

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Craft update – wall hangings

A few weeks ago I merged my 2 blogs – Home on the Hill was the original (gardening) blog and End of the Bumpy Road was a badly maintained craft-focussed blog. So now they are one, it’s time for a … Continue reading

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Quilt for a new baby

So, I’ve been working on the quilt for Al and Lucy’s new baby. She is due on April 6th. I have the top pieced and the backing fabric purchased. Once I’ve done this blogpost, I’m going to tack the three … Continue reading

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November quilting

I did actually get round to practicing the free motion quilting and managed to more or less crack it. I made a couple of Christmas stockings for me and Keith – I bought some lovely Christmassy fabric from Kisko – … Continue reading

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October 2010

I didn’t think I’d done much crafty since last post – but when I think about it, there’s quite a bit. I finished the penultimate wallhanging – the winter solstice one. I’ll photograph the full set together when they’re all … Continue reading

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Crafting in December

Well, obviously December is a VERY busy month but it’s a good time for craft projects. Things have been a little manic here but I seem to have got quite a lot done. First, knitting – lots more pics on … Continue reading

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Wall hangings

I’ve been sewing seasonal wall hangings for our sitting room. I’ve done 2 so far (there will be 8 eventually). Here’s one for Imbolc (early spring) and one for Beltane (May Day). Please follow and like Home on the Hill:

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Making Christmas decorations

Had a fun evening with Anna making Christmas tree decorations. Here’s some piccies: Please follow and like Home on the Hill:

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