All posts by Lynda Monk

What a difference a day makes…..

…well, the weather anyway from day to day. Still Caustic Soda Rust Dyeing with wet strength tissue paper and I had forgotten how the weather has an effect on the outcome. This was dyed on a hot and sunny day. Next day, damp and dull and this was the result. Not as nice as the […]

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Dyeing to get back!

Like a lot of people, lockdown had an adverse effect on me, just couldn’t get motivated, certainly wasted a good opportunity of being in my workshop all day without feeling guilty! But, there is a light at the end of the tunnel or maybe I should say there is rust at the end of the […]

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Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

David Bowie (1972) Here’s a couple of facts about the great man that you may not have known: He has had, among other things, a spider named after him which goes by the name Heteropoda davidbowie. Bowie had a phobia of tea and couldn’t drink it since he had a ‘horrible incident’ with a cuppa […]

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Collections

A cold, wet and miserable day here in Lincolnshire so I decided to start a long overdue sort out in my workroom. One hour later and I have gathered together some ‘must have’ bits. All new, unused, original packaging – and there are more, lots more!!! Admittedly, although it is no excuse, some of them […]

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A new way of meeting

  Our group meets once a month and because we haven’t been able to gather in person yesterday. Saturday 13th June, we held our second Zoom meeting. This is a fantastic way of catching up with what is happening in each other’s lives creatively and personally. I think too, it has brought us closer together […]

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