So, this week someone suggested painting plant pots and we ran with that as you can probably see. Our apartment is full of plants and our local supermarkets tempt me with cute little leafy greens and succulents every time I go in. That said, I have done a little pot decorating in my time and love a colourful home for my plant children. I have also ended up with a tonne of plastic pots that I can't bear to throw away - any plant lovers out there relate?
The Project Here in the south Netherlands the end of winter means one thing - CARNAVAL! Particularly in Maastricht where I am, this festival is alive and well and everyone in the city is required to either celebrate whole-heartedly or get the hell out of dodge. I know quite a few people who choose the… Continue reading Lesson 4: Carnaval Mask
The Project This post includes affiliate links for Amazon which will give me a small commission on any items you buy through the link at no extra cost to you - win/win! Is anyone else in slight shock that it's February already?! I cannot believe how fast this year is going. For this month, the… Continue reading Lesson 3: Valentine’s String Art Heart
After the success of our first women's craft group meet-up I decided to tackle something a bit trickier - crochet! Crochet is something I taught myself through videos and online tutorials and is definitely one of my favourite cold weather crafts. As it's currently winter in the Netherlands, I see so much crochet and knitwear… Continue reading Lesson 2: Beginners Chunky Cowl or Ear Warmer
The Project This post includes affiliate links for Amazon which will give me a small commission on any items you buy through the link at no extra cost to you - win/win! The first project I tackled with my women's craft group is this watercolour painting - isn't it pretty? After some discussion with the… Continue reading Lesson 1: Watercolour Aurora Borealis