When we visit Whitby I always go to the quilting shop and see what ridiculous fabric they have in. One time they had a blackboard print fabric with science equations and maths doodles on it, so I had to have … Continue reading →
It’s the last day of May, and I’ve made it. Here’s the next round-up. Day 11: not self-made, although the necklace is. This cardigan came from a catalogue and was so lovely, but just didn’t fit. So I took a … Continue reading →
14 days in and I’ve made it this far! Day 3: T-shirt which was a boxy boys one with a tiny neck. Made to fit better! Day 4: Necklace – early attempt at wire wrapping, found when tidying craft shelves. … Continue reading →
So 2016 hasn’t been a brilliant year so far, and there has been little time for crafting (and even less for updating here). So I’ve pledged to take part in Me-Made-May, so that I can at least see what I … Continue reading →
See this pile of scrap net? I’ve had it for over 6 years now, and it has survived one house move while being shoved in a bag in my ‘I’ll make something from this one day’ pile. It was about … Continue reading →
Finally! I have finished my lecture series. Teaching is something I *really* enjoy doing, but it’s also nice to be done and to finally have time to think about research for a bit. Unfortunately, thinking about research generally means writing … Continue reading →
I’m having a day of ill, so I can at least be useful and update some photos here. These are a set of matching necklace and earrings made using beads which just looked like planets to me. Made for a … Continue reading →
Hi! I’m dott, and I’m a physicist / juggler / crafter. This is a space to put photos of some of my projects and keep a record of how things progress.
I like sewing – this is good given I’m a somewhat unusual size – 4’10” and a bit, and scaled to fit. I’m aiming to sew more so I have a wardrobe full of clothes that fit, rather than just sort of fit. I also have a very short attention span which means I try lots of other crafts.
The Dog would say hello, but she can’t be bothered.