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Some more freemotion embroidery 

I have been having fun with freemotion again today – will be at Bradford on Avon on Saturday.

Mind you there is lots of distraction outside my window!

Free Motion Embroidery

My dormouse research presentation, and a cheeky published paper

I ventured into Liverpool on Friday for a PhD interview for this project, at the Institute of Integrative Biology. I was pleasantly surprised by the city, and I did get to see a few of the sites on my walk to and from the car. 217 more words


Dormouse Survey

Had an energetic but very pleasurable Sunday morning scrambling about our woods, finding and checking the 70 odd nesting boxes put up for the dormice. All were empty of any signs of dormouse inhabitants but a very many were occupied by bluetit nestlings, at varying stages, from eggs through to almost fledglings. 73 more words


Dormouse Dreams by Karma Wilson

Dormouse Dreams by Karma Wilson; illustrated by Renata Liwska. 2017. Pencil, colored digitally.

Brief summary: The dormouse is deep asleep in his tree unaware of winter slowly turning to spring. 200 more words

Children's Book Review

Dormouse box cleaning 2017

The dormousing year always starts with cleaning out the boxes, and doing any maintenance or replacements needed, ready for when the dormice belatedly emerge from hibernation. 215 more words


Dormouse Dreams

Title:   Dormouse Dreams
Author:   Karma Wilson          Illustrator:   Renata Liwska
Series:   —
Recommended for:   grown-ups who are reading aloud to preschool children
Pages:   32 p.
Call Number/Link:   … 130 more words

Picture Books


In dead of night, a little mouse
Strayed a long way from its house.
This creature small, a tiny ball,
Had dared to climb a stem so tall. 104 more words