I have been involved with crafts for many years and more recently I have really focused on sewn goods. For as long as I can remember I have wanted to do machine embroidery but never seemed to find the time to learn it. This has all changed in the last few weeks as I finally … Continue reading Drawing with a sewing machine.
Firstly, I would really like to say a huge thank you for all the lovely messages about the new look Scottish island mum. I am pleased that you seem to like it and that we continue to grow together as a wee community. My interactions with my readers are fundamentally precious to me and your … Continue reading Island creativity
Yesterday I sat in a community meeting focusing on a new 'green' initiative that is underway on Arran and I felt my grandparents right next to me. As discussions got under way about a fabulous project called Eco Savvy I listened with a light heart. Upcycling is coming to Arran! There are, of course, a … Continue reading Make do & mend