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Friday, 22 May 2009

An Early Morning























I have never won anything so I was very excited when I found out I had won these lovely craft items and hand made textile tags, and note book from http://heloise-jewellery.blogspot.com/
A fellow stitcher always knows how exciting it is to receive a parcel like this!
Thank you so much.

Today at 6.00am I crawled out of bed to take our dog Bertie for a walk through Abbey Fields.
It was a sunny morning and I had to take some pictures to share with you.
This time of year is so beautiful, new green fresh leaves, the smell of newly mown grass and the warmth of the early morning sun.
I also have been stitching these new colourful brooches with some vivid silk threads, how I love the colours!
I must also say another thank you to http://juliacrossland.blogspot.com/ for a blog award.
We have school half term holidays next week, yipee!
I think the dog may have to get used to sleeping in!





13 comments:

LOVE STITCHING RED said...

A beautiful walk, I was admiring your pictures on flickr. Beautiful brooches and lucky you winning that lovely selection of goodies. You are most deserving M. Have a lovely weekend, Carolyn x

EMBELLISHER said...

You live in a beautifulgreen part of the world and it is special to win textile stuff.

Murgelchen94 said...

Your trees are beautiful.
LG,
Helga

meplusmolly said...

Oo lovely work. Great photos of your walk. Congrats for your win too! enjoy your weekend & half term ;0 x

Lynn said...

I recently made some felted ATCs on felt, and someone suggested they would make nice broaches. May I ask what you back yours with?
And are they on felt or wool or some other fabric that is sturdier than craft felt? Thank you and I hope you don't mind sharing your expertise. All your work is so lovely.

Judy Scott said...

Your brooches are amazing :) and what beautiful prizes to win too. Third picture down is full of gorgeous meadow sweet which make amazing natural dyes!! ~ enjoy half term.Judy x

karen said...

your prize looks so exciting and half term too, aren't we spoilt!

Cathy Cullis said...

I really like the black background to your new pieces here! They do appeal and look most effective. Lovely landscape photography too. Have a good half-term x

Julia said...

What beautiful photographs, isnt England all voluptuous with greenery and plant life right now, your pictures capture it perfectly!!

Lovely embroidery work too!! I love it!

Julia xxx

Hens Teeth said...

Lovely photos M and beautiful work, as always. Have a great half term!

Gunnels blog said...

Congrats for your win and congrats for your great article in SEW sommerset wich arrived here in my mailbox today!

Ravenhill said...

I am perfectly enchanted by all of your trees. They seem to be stitched with so much love.
~Emily

Ro Bruhn said...

Your brooches are beautiful, I love the texture. Congratulations on your win too.