Monthly Archives

June 2012

  • Shopping, Travel

    Wet Weekend

    Me and Claire went Up North at the weekend for the Boat Festival in Portsoy. The weather was pretty dire but we still had fun. Above are some of the few boats…

  • Design Work, Me Me Me

    Hello Laptop

    I got a new laptop at the weekend and this is pretty much how it appears in my eyes. My old laptop had grown slow and annoying but I was used to…

  • News

    Last Chance Offers

    I’m down to my very last Jammie Dodger mug! If you’ve had your eye on them then now is your last chance as I won’t be getting more made. I’m also down…

  • Crafts

    What am I stitching now?

    As previously mentioned, I am now working on my own tapestry design. I started designing it before I’d even finished my first kit and it’s all going well so far. Can you…

  • Crafts

    I finished my tapestry!

    I finished it on Monday so that’s ten weeks exactly. Here’s my initial post. Not bad going for my first project. Overall, I enjoyed it and found it fairly easy and relaxing. I…

  • Japan

    Japan Links

    On the left – a photo I took in Osaka of a bunny we passed every day. On the right – matching bags I just saw on Etsy. I recognised that bunny instantly! I…

  • Events

    Comic Mart

    Don’t forget – I’ll be selling at the Glasgow Comic Mart tomorrow. Although it’s a Pushpin Zines stall, I’ll have all my own zines, colouring books and a small selection of my…

  • Design Work

    New Packaging

    One of my biggest problems is packaging. I am never happy with it. Packaging has a few issues to solve – it needs to protect the item, it needs to look pretty…

  • Creative Work

    Press Week

    I’d like to say this was all part of some amazing PR plan but it’s sheer random luck that I’ve had four press features this week, including my first national magazine. The…