my thoughts on all sorts of creative things

The Valentine’s Mansion and Gardens is located in Ilford. The nearest station is Gants Hill.




I recently completed another piece of Sashiko embroidery.


Trent Country Park

This was my first visit to Trent Country Park. It was great and big if you want to ramble in North London.


Banqueting House

Walking around Whitehall and visiting Banqueting House.



Here are some pictures from several workshops that I run.


American Museum, Bath

Last week I had the chance to visit the American Museum in Bath for a second time, which contains a nice collections of old quilts. Here are some photos from the visit.



I started making this quilt over a year ago. It is finally complete! I didn’t enjoy making it, as it took too long, which took the fun out of it.