Sunday, November 13, 2005

Thursday, November 10, 2005

Leaves for a quilt.
copyright jiw

Our local park on an autumn afternoon.
copyright jiw

Friday, October 28, 2005


a little butterfly

Ros' Tee Shirt

Here is Ros' winning T shirt - isn't the model lovely?

Oh by the way it won first prize - a Janome 6500P

Friday, October 14, 2005

Tuesday, October 11, 2005

More pix!

Here are some more pix from Harrogate - if you want to know more about anything - just ask!

Fashion and Embroidery Show - Harrogate

Sunday 9th October saw us in Harrogate. We took Sue and Sonny.

There was loads to see though not as much as in previous years. We met up with Ros and Linda for a cuppa which was good fun.

The costumes from the film The Aviator were on display.

There were lots of other interesting displays, including hooky mats which I remember making with my mother as a child -

Tuesday, October 04, 2005

Rough Patch!

I have always been very keen on Natural History, so I was delighted to come across an on line diary of West Yorkshire.

Richard Bell has put jottings, paintings and sketches of his Rough Patch into book form - it is certainly helping me through my rough patch.

Guess what everyone is getting for Christmas!!

Monday, October 03, 2005

Joanne and Ethan finishing tea.

Saturday, October 01, 2005

This is my new Bernina Aurora 440., with the height adjustable table. Note the useful angle of the table. Ros found the table for me at an Office Supply Company! Where does your machine live?

Friday, September 23, 2005

Detail of AlteredErosion 2 by Judy Loope

My piece of art from arrived today. Here are clearer pictures. Go and have alook, there are still bargains available.

Thursday, September 15, 2005

A Sonny Day!

Here are our frieds Sue Sonny and Mikayla!

Tuesday, September 13, 2005

Alfie and Murdoch - the terrible twins!!!

France's Caples piece for Katrina victims.

Monday, September 12, 2005

WE have just had NZ visitors, Lyndal and Steve we wont see them again for ages, as they are going home in February!

Autumn is really here.

Sunday, September 11, 2005


Autumn is on the way!

Thursday, September 08, 2005

Art for Katrina

This is a piece of Textile art I have purchased to help the Katrina victims. You can look at more at

Tuesday, September 06, 2005

pats t shirts from July!!!!!!


A sunny day in Durham town!

Sunday, September 04, 2005

We saw these wind turbines and straw bales on our Sunday afternoon drive!

Saturday, September 03, 2005


Detail of quilt

Irenes baby quilt

Another of Anns Works in Progress

Detail of dress

Ann Shaws baby dress

From July meeting Pats tee shirts!

Thursday, September 01, 2005

Today is first September s here is our new car! It has Sattelite Navigation - very snazzy!

Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Here is Charlie myself and Ros,note the absence of the photographer.

We had a great time here am I by the entrance.

Today we went to meet our friends Ros and Charlie, at Rheged, the Village in a Hill.

Monday, August 29, 2005

The other side of the high street

Dark sky but sunny field

Sunday, August 28, 2005

Autumn is here, we call these Daddy Long Legs , what do you call them? He seems in a reflective mood!

Saturday, August 27, 2005

Our neighbours garden!