Westray Christmas Fair

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It was the Westray Craft Association’s Christmas Fair yesterday, held at the Parish Kirk. It was a nice fair as it always is. I don’t know why but it always seems a more relaxed affair than the Autumn Fair, maybe … Continued

Westray Autumn Fair

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Sorry, I’m a bit late with this post. It was the Westray Autumn fair last weekend, it is always interesting to see what others on the island have been up to. The fair was held in the school hall as … Continued

Painted Fox for the Missus

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On our travels, Marlene was looking at some paintings on wood and took quite a fancy to a couple of them. She asked me if I could paint a fox for here so here it is… I haven’t painted for … Continued

Little Boxes – Decoration

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I posted a little while back about doing a box manufacturing run. These are little trinket boxes – the small ones are 90 x 90 mm and the large ones are 155 x 95 mm. I decorate these and they … Continued

Bee on Flower Pyrography

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Last little pyrography piece for this week, honest! Just a small piece at around 4 x 3 inches. Live edged wood (sycamore I think), then coloured with watercolour paints and finished with wood wax.

Ring of Brodgar – Back Order

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Just finished and posted this Ring of Brodgar Intarsia to order as a visitor saw the one we had but didn’t buy it at the time and when they rang to order it, it was sold! I made another, to … Continued