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Printing with Hamelia

The leaves of the hamelia (hummingbird bush) have always been a reliable source of green when printing.

This piece was printed with only the leaves of the hamelia and a few annatto seeds. 76 more words

Eco Printing

Funsy Onesies

Does any baby ever have enough onesies?

And why not make them funsies?!

For a fun little shower gift, I made these two little funsy onesies… 49 more words



The Sunday Challenge programme showing us painting on fabric can be reached by clicking on the link below.

Painting on fabric at Jumble House

It may seem strange to use artist’s materials for a child’s project but I did this for several reasons. 293 more words


Upcoming Halloween T-Shirt Workshop 

I will be facilitating this workshop in the Seamus Ennis Arts Centre on Saturday 22nd October at 10am.

See more info here: http://www.tseac.ie/events/e/2046

Karen's Blog

Fearless Friday, Painting Pumpkins and a Giveaway!

After recently being disappointed by the too small pumpkin plates I ordered from Pottery Barn,  I found these dinner plates from Pier 1

They are a generous size, perfect for dining or using as a platters…and guess what, they are melamine, perfect for the beach house! 307 more words


Night-blooming Garden Dress

My Upton dress party dress project is thisclose to finished! I installed the zipper and finished the back seams last night. All that’s left is two hems, hand stitching the lining’s waistline down, and adding a hook and eye to the top of the zipper opening. 31 more words


Painting my Upton dress

For the past few days, I’ve been working on the surface design for my Cashmerette Upton dress, the one I’ll be wearing to a friend’s wedding in a couple weeks. 518 more words