garden

June 30, 2014

The Garden in Bloom

 The garden is looking beautiful at this time of year. New growth and colours still continue to sprout up and surprise me. It’s great having all this as inspiration on my doorstep.  Our home grown strawberries are doing well. We’ve had to cover the strawberry plants in netting to avoid the birds helping themselves to […]

May 20, 2013

Craft Projects

Revisiting some of the crafty projects and tutorials I’ve posted and thought I would share them all in one place. Would love to hear which one is your favourite, or if you have tried any using my tutorials it would be great to hear from you! 1. Cedar wood wall hanging 2. Pebble mirror 3. […]

May 13, 2012

Recycled Glass Bottle Garden Border

If you look closely at the border along the lawn in this picture, you should see lots of shiny circular objects all lined up in a row… The circles are in fact empty wine bottles that have been pushed into the ground to create a recycled decorative and quirky garden border. This is one of […]

April 19, 2012

New Garden Section

All we seem to be getting weather-wise lately is rain, rain and more rain. But at least the garden will be kept happy. I’ve left it a little late this year but I can’t wait to start tending to my flower pots and plants. Brand NEW to my website this week ~ a Garden Section where […]

August 11, 2011

Hazel Twig Fence

I had to share my new hazel twig fence with you! I love it! It was so much fun, especially collecting the branches from the woods. My dad had made a fence in his garden and as soon as I saw it I had to make one too. The fences aren’t very practical, just ornamental […]

May 19, 2011

The Garden in bloom

The sun is shining in the bright blue sky and I’m feeling bright and cheery today! The garden is too, showing off some of it’s vibrant colours and the plants growing from bulbs & seeds are getting taller and taller. You might remember the dahlia seeds that we planted in a small pot on the […]

April 14, 2011

In the garden…

Do you like my new flower pot? This photo was taken last weekend when we had just planted the flowers – they are much more in bloom now and they look stunning. I wanted to add a bit more colour to the garden so this is what we came back with from the garden centre. […]

July 23, 2010

Outdoor Inspirations

After collecting wood, experimenting with new hanging decorations, deciding to make my own bunting, and loving being outdoors this week, I thought I’d share some current images that are inspiring me; 1. Wooden Ship by Maya Made 2. Felt Bird House by What No Mints 3. Spot Design Solar Lantern by Glow Box 4. Fourth […]

December 21, 2009

My studio has been featured!

I wrote this article for the Artists in Business blog, as they have a “In The Studio” section and feature a few artists every month. I had a message today saying I’d been featured for December, and here it is: Ceramic Artist Charlotte Hupfield “My passion for ceramics started from an early age, and it […]

June 15, 2009

My New Workshop!

I’m so excited to have my new ‘workshop’ built! I haven’t started to move everything in yet as I’m waiting to get a high wooden work bench to put inside, and I would like to insulate the walls and roof from inside so its not as cold in winter. I also plan to put some […]