This past week saw me teaching a seasonal layout class and boy did I work them hard. This 'Chill' layout had mock weaving and enamelled embossing on it. I love this Authentique 'Peaceful' range.
Another of the layouts had some paper piecing and a log cabin torn photo mat.
All efforts are now directed towards our fast approaching residential retreat in less than three weeks. Attendees should watch their mail boxes in the next few days. We are looking forward to seeing so many returning attendees. It's gonna be good!
The house is ready for Halloween. Even at ages 17 and 25 my kids love to decorate the hall and carve pumpkins to put outside on the drive - there are currently 8 out there! A new addition this year is the three foot high motion sensor dumb waiter (no not Nige) who freaks me out every time I pass him, but the bowl he is holding is coming in handy for storing fast food delivery menus that are being used more frequently than they ought at the moment!
Today Nige, myself, the pooches and a couple of Tesco meal deals are off to our Welshpool office for a couple of days armed with boxes of materials to pack for the retreat. We reckoned a monotonous job would seem less so if we had a good view!
I have an hour on Create & Craft this coming Friday, 2nd November at 1pm and then Friday 9th November at 8am. Tune in if you can.
Keep warm and toastie!
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