letterpress notecards {Blogtoberfest Day 6}

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Ever since I started letterpressing, I’ve dreamed of making my own plates. With the Beetle’s birthday as good an excuse as any, I finally got myself organised, and designed some hand-drawn elements I would use regularly in cards and Project Life, and digitised them in Illustrator. I also thought some letterpress notecards would be a bit of fun for sending out with snail mail, and

My new art cabinet.

My dad loves woodwork. Which is really useful when I want need some new furniture and have something specific in mind (can we talk about my fabulous 4.2m long full height bookshelf?). So when I mentioned something about needing a couple of storage cabinets for my studio, my dad (who really should know better, he’s only known me for how long now?) told me to

Blogtoberfest 2014 :: AKA apparently I’m crazy

It doesn’t seem all that long since I wrote 33 posts in 31 days for Blogtoberfest 2012, certainly, in many ways, not two whole years. But in others, it seems a lifetime ago. In those two years I’ve fallen pregnant, grown a baby, given birth & raised that tiny human from a newborn into a very active, very cheeky, very adorable toddler. My creative life

WIP Wednesday :: Naughts & Crossstitches

{for the next month, I have some lovely guest hosters helping me out with the WIP Wednesday while I do my best to survive birthday season. Enjoy the wonderful bloggers who will be sharing with us!} Hello Everyone, My name is Caitlin and I’ve been invited to host the WIP Wednesday today so I’d like to tell you a little bit about myself. I blog

The Aussie WIP Wednesday :: Vine Lines

Hi everyone; thank you to Rachel for letting me come over to her blog and guest host the Aussie WIP Wednesday Linky Party.   I’m Linden from Vine Lines Quilting; I’m a quilter, blogger, virtual assistant, wife and mother of two small children.  I also knit and enjoy cross stitch and tapestry when time allows.   The theme was definitely colourful crochet again this week.