Create some mail art and send it to someone to make them smile. Decorate postcards, envelopes, parcels and fold & send mail
Living an idyllic life on a farm in England. I write about living on on a farm at Life in Mud Spattered Boots - foraging, printmaking, cooking and growing.
The trouble with pages in new notebooks and sketchbooks is that they’re so pristine. It can be intimidating to make that first mark on the blank page. Sometimes so intimidating that the book lies unused, pages bright and clean. Let’s get rid of that unblemished page.
Let’s make a concertina book and fill it up. They’re so easy to make that you might want to make another one or two.
Our challenge this year is to make a regular habit of being creative. Use the challenge to spark your imagination and build a regular habit of creative practice.
Do you struggle to come up with original ideas for your printmaking? Is it difficult to find time to develop those initial thoughts, to experiment and finally make successful… Read more Printing In Progress →
The elderflowers are blossoming in the hedges around the farm but they thrive in the most inaccessible places, surrounded by a forest of stinging nettles or high above my head.… Read more Botanical Jelly Printing with Elderflowers →