Cow Parsley Lamp Shade

Cow Parsley Lamp Shade
Sun Printed Hand Made Lamp Shades

Friday, 10 July 2020

Next Sun Printing Workshops

Next dates available for Sun Printing are Friday 17 and Saturday 18 July weather dependent as they are held outside contact for information and booking 

Sun Printing Workshop 

Friday, 3 July 2020

Meet the maker Needcraft Blog

I am happy to have been chosen to be Meet the Maker telling my story about collecting plants on the Granite Tramway for inspiration to make my sun printed lamp shades on needcrafts blog 
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Sunday, 14 June 2020

Plant Identification

I have discovered that I have Poison hemlock growing in my garden it makes lovely Sun prints with very delicate leaves and flowers it grows 1.5 - 2.5 metres high All parts of it are poisonous so it is good to learn about this plant 
Sun printed Hemlock cards and Prints 

Wednesday, 3 June 2020

New Work

Making new work celebrating Birds. 
Homage to Birds wet cyanotype with soap suds using feathers found on the Granite Tramway bridlepath. Selling with #makersupportpledge for £40 contact me directly if you are interested 

Tuesday, 12 May 2020

New Cow Parsley Lamp Shade

I got a fabulous commission to make a Cow Parsley 30 cm Lamp Shade to remind someone of the Devon banks at this time of the year, I think its captured  by the Sun Printing rather well , now inspired to make some more ! 
Sun Printed Cow Parsley Lamp Shade 

Monday, 27 April 2020

Cow Parsley Prints

New Wet Cyanotype and Soap Suds Cow Parsley Prints 21 cm x 14.8 cm on Water colour paper  £18 available as part of the Crafts Council initiative #makersupportpledge where when I sell £500 worth of my work I pledge to buy £100 of another makers work 

Cow Parsley Wet Cyanotype 

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Cow Parsley

Having the time to look closely and research I have learnt that the fabulous Umbel out now is Cow Parsley or Queen  Anne's Lace. It flowers April - June plenty of time for me to make new books, prints, cards and maybe even a lamp shade or two !