© 2008 - 2018 Tortoise Crafts  -  Site Designed By ARSESparkes     Terms & Conditions - Privacy Policy - Latest Updates “Fabric Creations” By Sarah Sparkes
Home Home

August 2016


It’s been another odd month! My Aunt has spent the whole of June and July in hospital and we have been going up there at least twice a week.


The Wednesday after I finished teaching I started on the workroom, I emptied boxes and cupboards and cleaned and re-organised everything, it took one and half days, it didn’t look much different but it had been completely cleaned and sorted!


I did a day demonstrating and talking about quilting to visitors at Rainham Hall and I will be back there on 17th August with Hexagons.


With school finished we spent a long weekend on Mersea Island, and it didn’t rain at all!!! It always rains when we have a break. I took a couple of the borders to the Friendship quilt that I am embroidering and I managed to finish one and get half way through the next one – just another one to do!!!


I have managed to get a few bits made – another wrap dress for me and just three quilted postcards but not a lot as I have been painting the kitchen!!!


I also finished knitting the snowmen!!! I sewed them up during the hottest days of July!!! They are already for Christmas…



remember I regularly post on Facebook!)

2012   2013   2014   2015  2016  2017  2018