touring with Lily the Elf!

touring with Lily the Elf!

11 June, 2015 ·

So last week was one of the loveliest I remember in a very long time. My publisher, Walker Books Australia, took me on tour with Lily the Elf, my new children’s book series, and spoilt me absolutely rotten all week long! We went to schools, Keep reading…

Easter Saturday and more needle books!

Easter Saturday and more needle books!

4 April, 2015 ·

What can I say, I am suddenly obsessed with needle books! Here are three I made as little Easter gifts for friends I met up with today for a beautiful morning tea. I tried painting their portraits on each one. Where I live, Easter happens just as autumn is Keep reading…

needle books

needle books

21 March, 2015 ·

Last night I needed to come up with some little craft-related gifts quite quickly so I used a couple of the embroidered fabric paint splodges like the ones I showed you in this post to make two needle books. I cut the covers out of a soft Keep reading…