Spinal Injuries

Hi! So, I know this is not a craft item, but I wanted to give you all a bit more information about Spinal Cord Injuries or SCIs. I have an SCI, following an accident in 2007, and it is more common than you might think. As well as affecting your ability to walk, depending on… Continue reading Spinal Injuries

Weekly Catchup

Hi all! Well, it’s been a busy two weeks! Last week was my birthday, and I seem to have been playing catch up ever since! Still, always worth it for a day off right? My time management course is going really well – it really makes you look at what exactly you’re doing with your… Continue reading Weekly Catchup

Training with Yaris & Happy 30th!!

Bit behind with telling you about it (I know I said I was going to blog more often than this, but I’m catching up now!!), but thought I’d tell you all about getting Yaris. We’ve been together a few weeks now and it’s going well, but at one point I didn’t think I would even… Continue reading Training with Yaris & Happy 30th!!

Goodbye Jewellery, Hello Parchment!!

So, with May over, I left jewellery making behind and moved onto parchment work. I have to say I have loved doing making jewellery, and I know Karen has – she’s rather addicted!! You can find pictures of everything we made below. Hope you like them!! Donna x

Crystal Maze Ladder Bracelet

So bracelet number 3 of 3 is the Crystal Maze Ladder Bracelet, taught to me as always by the lovely Stella of Navajo Beading (http://www.navajo-beading.net/). Its base is the same as the one for the Embellished Ladder Bracelet, but then there is a big variation. ┬áSo how is it made? Like this: The Crystal Maze… Continue reading Crystal Maze Ladder Bracelet

Embellished Ladder Bracelet

Hi again! So, the first of the two jewellery sessions I’ve squeezed in around everything else since last writing (both with the lovely Stella of Navajo Beading (http://www.navajo-beading.net/)) was to make an Embellished Ladder Bracelet. These are really simple to make, and even look lovely worn either way up!! Anyway, here’s how to make them:… Continue reading Embellished Ladder Bracelet