Let your smile change the world

I have finally got around to doing some picture framing.  This hand painted piece is for my granddaughter’s birthday.  I bought the picture at a makers’ market in Bairnsdale  quite some time ago but now it is in a frame.  I mentioned previously how I have finally been able to get some moulding to do framing,…

One person’s trash is another’s treasure. . . .

An old saying but in this case it is definitely true. I occasionally do picture framing but since moving to Metung, a small village, I have no close access to picture moulding.  If I have made frames here in Metung I have had to go to Canberra for moulding or send away for online moulding….

A project that has taken a while to get started

We were about to get our driveway resurfaced but before doing that we had to do something about the area at the side of the house.  Originally there was a hedge up against the house and there were some untreated railway sleepers.  When we had the house checked by the Pest Control people, many years…

Remember the denim chair?

Since finishing the chair I was left with a large pile of cut up jeans.  I was not sure what to do with the left overs so I went online to Pinterest and typed in recycled denim.  Wow! what a wealth of ideas that gave me. I quite liked several of the ideas : But…

Sew, what have I been doing recently?

A while back I started to make the shirt from this pattern which I have made once before for one of my granddaughters.  I somehow got diverted from the sewing and ended up doing gardening, then a trip to up north and then visitors here so the sewing took a back seat.  I have now…

What is this you may ask?

Our three children are all creative and this creation is amazing.  Our son made this in his apartment, he doesn’t have a shed so all the work was done either in his courtyard or in his kitchen!  What he has made is a Japanese soaking tub. This website tells you all about Japanese soaking tubs….