August 15, 2009

Hello from the UK

A quick hi ...I am having a great time in the UK....already done LOndon.....and now just spent a week in The Lake District...including Beatrix Potter's house and gallery as an artist I was in 7th heaven...also found a craft shop in Kendal though I only bought hand sewing ballpoint needles (for Needlace) a brand I had not seen before...also went and saw the Quaker Tapestry in Kendal....beautifully worked...bought books on it in fact books on Beatrix too and I also got to the pencil factory (Derwent) and treated myself to a tin olf 36 "Inktense" pencils mmm mmm.... a week tomorrow I am off to Cornwall to stay with a Lace and embroidery friend so a nfew more crafty things happening then...hope you are all being goood out there in blog land!!! LOL