Monthly Archives: November 2013

Excuse me, turn around now, you forgot this!

(The last of the Powerscourt pictures) The chances of getting a blog out today are very slim…. I don’t have any story for you… usually at this point a story pops out… I SAID A STORY POPS OUT… Oh, ok … Continue reading

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There’s a champion of button makers in Merrion Square

(This is where my champion lives… the sign is ceramic… a sign?) We went to Dublin on Saturday and parked in Merrion Square which is beautiful at this time of year and on a Saturday there’s usually a few parking … Continue reading

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Newspaper and Coffee

(Newspaper cutting.. just noticed – she’s a Hennessy!) I’ve been buying the weekend Irish Times for the past two weeks because we’re working on an exercise called Newspaper and Coffee. It requires lots of newspaper, a scissors, some glue and … Continue reading

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Dear Sebastian

(Up close with a rose) I was down in the charity shop last week and I bought a few books including some hardbacks for the Kickstart your Creativity course. We use them as Life Journals and glue in attractive bits … Continue reading

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Jellies in the Clay

(Even more pictures from Powerscourt) I ordered some clay last week. I want to start making ceramics again. Not sure what yet, but I am sure I want to use porcelain. So I went to the most popular website and … Continue reading

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My (not so) Big Secret

I think I might be suffering from an addiction. Don’t tell anyone. I want to keep this a secret just between us. Ok? You have to promise before reading more….. (Photos from Powerscourt, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow) So if you’re still … Continue reading

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Connecting among the Falling Leaves

(The avenue) I went for a little walk today along the avenue of Powerscourt House near Enniskerry. I had driven along it on Saturday afternoon and was open-mouthed at the beauty and camera-less. So I returned this morning and brought … Continue reading

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