Bits and Bobs

Got a few bits and bobs to share with you today. You may remember a while back I was repairing hand knitted woollen socks, lamenting that we no longer had anyone who knitted them for us. Well, this week we got a parcel from Finland with these two beautiful hand knitted woolly socks  😀 Thank you … More Bits and Bobs

I’m burning !

Following on from my post about pyrography I am happy to report I have mastered the use of the potentially deadly device. I have not burnt myself or the house. I have, however, burnt stuff onto a piece of wood . I came home from a woodburning workshop a month or so ago with the beginnings … More I’m burning !

Lost in translation

  TRH (The Retired Husband) bought a new tool on-line a few weeks ago. It arrived the other day – a Pyrography machine. As with all good tools, there is a set of enclosed safety and operational instructions. They are usually in several languages. These instructions are in two. Chinese and English. However, given that … More Lost in translation