Another weekend, another workshop!

Being part-time has given me a new lease of life and I have been having so much fun learning lots of new skills. This weekend I went to the Isle of Wight to visit a friend that I hadn’t seen for about 15 years. I tied this in with a felting workshop ran by Gillian Chapman. We made felted bird decorations, it was so much fun. I made three birds which I will need to finish off and embellish at home. Here they are……..

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As a comparison…..here are some photos of Gillian’s work that was on display. I particularly love her interpretation of honesty. I would thoroughly recommend her workshop. It was held in a lovely little village hall in Brook, on the Isle of Wight, very close to the beach. Gillian was a warm and generous lady, more than willing to share her knowledge and experience.

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About wybrow1966

My name is Deborah, and my earliest recollection of being creative is learning how to smock at primary school. We had a wonderful, white-haired lady who came in once a week to teach the 'girls' how to sew. I am not sure what the boys got up to during this time - but I never once felt as though I was missing out on anything. Now, as a primary teacher, I often give up evenings to teach enthusiastic children how to embroider. I am now just about to embarked into the world of blogging. Who knows if anyone will be interested, or if I can even keep it up. But here goes....
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