Category Archives: Tutorial

Burda 7798 Tunic conversion

So, the first week back from daylight saving is seriously kicking my rear end. I may have mentioned that before. I really can’t remember. I’ve already been sleep deprived for weeks, and now my body clock has reset itself and … Continue reading

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Wonky Log Cabin tutorial and progress

So, while I’ve been busy doing other things away from the computer, I have been steadily adding to my Wonky Log Cabin blocks. The whole patchwork top is coming together nicely, however, I have had to source some alternate sashing … Continue reading

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Digital Scrapbooking – Creating Montages

You probably don’t know this, but for a few months (some years ago) I was contributing a column to the Australian Scrapbooking Memories magazine – their digital scrapbooking, or Click and Crop column. I have to admit that sometimes fitting … Continue reading

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Welcome sunshine!!

I’m so happy to have seen a bit of sunshine about the place over the last week. The last week was incredibly busy with various appointment, DS2 had a 2 day Primary School band workshop which was a marvellous success. … Continue reading

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How to build a hanging garden

Some time a month or two ago, I looked at the calendar and realised that hot weather would be here soon. So I needed to do something about getting some shade on the chicken coop as soon as possible. It … Continue reading

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