Well yesterday was one of THOSE days. You know the ones. I had little ones up most of the night with some sort of bug. There was vomiting, crying and sore tummies. In between I was comforting a teething, sick baby. It all resulted in about 2 hours sleep for me, so I started the day exhausted before it had even begun.
Evening all! Today I wanted to introduce myself in a bit more detail and give you more of a background into how Clever Chickens got started.
I was 29 years old and was about to have my first child. I thought I knew what to expect. I felt ready. I wasn't. I don't know if I ever would have been.
This is my wallhanging "Colours of the Territory". It won first prize in the 2015 Brother Under 35 Quilt Competition - 25 to 35 years category. In this series of posts I am going to go through my inspiration for this quilt and some of the techniques I used to create it. The Start of… Continue reading Colours of the Territory – Part One
Have you ever been called a "Clever Chicken"? Well in my family, anyone who did something great, whether it be doing well on a maths test or sewing a lovely bag, was proclaimed to be a "Clever Chicken". The words came out of my Mum's mouth with such happiness and pride - you ended up… Continue reading Who’s a Clever Chicken?
In my job I have many fleeting encounters with all sorts of different people in all stages of life. Some of these people are regular customers with whom I am lucky enough to form a long term, trusting relationship with. Others I may only see once and then never again.