Welcome to my DA page. Here you will find a selection of my work, both in Photography and Artisan crafts.
Rather than traditional art, I now focus on quilting. I am interested in the more commercial side of things, and am looking to produce smaller, saleable objects such as table runners, placemats/coasters and bookmarks. I am in the process of setting up my own shop on Etsy, though I am waiting until I have more ready made items in stock before launching. In the meantime, I am also working on my own website: http://www.ditzyquilts.co.uk
Having recently upgraded to the Nikon d7000, I look forward to upload
So, I have a new camera =D
I've always loved photography, but I've usually just admired others from a distance, rather than getting involved myself. I've taken a few shots that I love with my little point and shoot and that has made me to get more involved. Hence the new camera purchase!
My love is nature. Landscapes, plants, animals and geology. Ok, that last one doesn't really fit in, but hey, rocks do it for me, being a trained Geologist and all :P
At the moment I don't really have the time to get out much but I'm hoping that will change and I'll be able to take some amazing shots. I feel fresh enthusiasm and joy which I hope will
While I still haven't done any traditional art for quite some time, I am really getting back into my crafts.
My step-mom used to make me lots of clothes when I was kid, and it was also she who introduced me to cross-stitch, which I also used to do quite a lot, still do when the fancy takes me. But she also used to make quilts! I remember her hexagonal design quite clearly, and I'm pretty sure she had a log cabin one!
That, and the fact that I love fabric which I then never know what to do with, has introduced me to the joy of quilting. The first one I have attempted and completed is already in my gallery. Definitely not perfect, but I w