Posts Tagged ‘fairy tales’

Great Goose Egg Auction

I painted two eggs for The Great Goose Egg Auction which benefits the Open Fields School I think on-line bids can be placed now and the actual action happens on Saturday, May 8th at 1.30pm. Here is my contribution:

Granny Esme's bonnet and Robert gets some trousers

Granny’s bonnet is made from vintage muslin: She just needs some hair and footwear, and she is done: Robert is now sporting a pair of tartan trews: With suspenders, of course: *Edit*Just finished Granny – here she is with hair and fancy slippers: And here is Granny Esme with the beginnings of a cat. The […]

Granny Esme gets a new outfit and Robert the Woodsman grows a fine moustache

I have so much fun making the clothes for the dolls. It’s a process of trial and error and I am never sure how they will turn out. I used to make doll’s clothes the same way when I was a child, so I get quite a nostalgic feeling when I am sewing. The fabric […]

Illustration Friday – Wilderness

Lions and tigers and bears (and creepy trees) Oh, my! ink and watercolour

Stuffed! There is a wonderful new softies magazine called Stuffed that just came out at the beginning of January, and I was lucky enough to have my Little Red and the wolf featured on the cover: And here is a page from the article: If you have trouble finding it in your local newsagent, you […]