Autumn Marketplace

One week to go to the Autumn Equinox. The official first day of Autumn. Apologies at this point: for Autumn please read Fall. This is the Season when nature wraps itself in fire colours as if in readiness for cooler days and colder nights. Berries are jewel-bright on bushes and trees; bright green leaves mellow…

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Changing direction can keep you on track. Seriously.

I’ve shared with you my need to be creative before – not just in my head, but actually designing and creating ‘things’. Jewellery, bags, clothes, curios, anything that engages my head and hands. It can ease me through a shutdown or kick-start me after a meltdown.It can motivate and sustain. As my physical and mental…

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Where have I been?

Seven days have passed. Stuff has happened. I haven’t written. I don’t really know why. My last posts were about not feeling well. It turned out I had a viral throat infection. Needed lots of liquids and lots of rest. I was prescribed a throat spray to ease the pain. It worked like a charm…

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My market stall: bag a bargain

Feeling confident and ready to set out my market stall. I’ve decided to start by whetting your senses with a very small selection of my individual – unique even – bags. I’ve already posted a photo of the Lion Satchel and now I’m ready to add the Atlas Messenger Bag. If you like what you…

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On being creative

I must be creative to get myself through long hours in limbo, a hair’s breadth from too little involvement in life’s richness and wonder, too close to mind-numbing rancorous blunder. And so, here’s what I do: design and craft unique jewellery design and stitch a variety of individual bag designs sew and knit and crochet…

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Jewellery to stim by … just added to Maz’s Marketplace

Procrastination? Indecision? Doubt? Like a lot of people, I doubt myself. Doubt that what I’ve done was right; doubt what I’m doing or planning to do. That might come as a surprise to those who know me. I always appear to know what I’m doing, where I’m going. The practical one. The one who gets…

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