This little piggy went to market….(again)

This weekend we are off to the Bath Artisan Market (22nd November) for the Christmas Gift Fair.  It is a really lovely fair set in a very grand old Victorian railway station in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and too often I end up doing a LOT of gift shopping there … Continue reading This little piggy went to market….(again)


Vintage paper tree ornaments

To continue on from my last post of vintage paper Christmas decorations, I have been adding old sheet music paper to ready-made basic shop purchased wood shape decorations, plus also creating 3D paper ornaments. revamping old decorations: For the wooden decorations, I really simply added shapes cut from old musical scores: Decoupage: With a plain … Continue reading Vintage paper tree ornaments

Christmas Trees Vintage Paper Tutorial

how to make sweet christmas table top decorations Yes, I know.... we have not even hit Halloween yet, but I am starting to make Christmas Decorations early.  These trees can be made SO EASILY!  They can use any type of paper, although I think vintage music scores or old books look best as they have … Continue reading Christmas Trees Vintage Paper Tutorial

This little piggy went to market……

Actually, tomorrow I go to Market... or to be more precise the Whitehall Artisan Market...10-4 at the lovely Whitehall Garden Centre in Lacock. I have been beavering away getting things ready, and it is ominously pouring with rain today, so I hope it stops pronto or no-one will be out and about!  I will be … Continue reading This little piggy went to market……

3D Paper Pictures and Botanicals

I love botanical prints, and have many old ones over the house.  However, I had a space for some artwork and some box frames lying about, so decided to make my own modern version of botanical prints. They looked great, and I sell mine a lot, they can even be customised for clients with text: … Continue reading 3D Paper Pictures and Botanicals

Paper Flowers and Wreaths

I saw this idea online, and decided to have a try.  They are really easy to make, and look beautiful.  I sold a load at a craft fair at Christmas, and people now commission them with specific central ornament colours to match their home decor colours. You will need: 120 pages of a standard sized … Continue reading Paper Flowers and Wreaths