Sunday, February 22, 2015

Origami Koi

Origami koi is fiddly.  After a few frustrating practice pieces I am almost there! One more practice and I should be able to go onto "quality" paper!!  After a lot of searching and trials I found the following post the best on YouTube Origami Koi Fish Instruction by Kade Chan  parts 1&2

Friday, February 13, 2015

Russian leaf beading

Success after a few attempts. There are tutorials online but it does take a while to get the hang of the various techniques and I adjusted it my way a bit as well!!!

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Russian leaf beading

Learning the Russian leaf technique from the computer  . Can be quite fiddly doing it. There are so many tutorials but the hard part is finding the clear one to follow.   Will keep trying!!!!

Sunday, February 8, 2015

A New Year A New start ....

Well it's time do start the "2015" collection. Everything I made last year was given away as XMAS presents!!!!