Tag Archives: The Works.co.uk

Flower Laser Cut Wooden Box

This week I have been back in the world of painting on wooden boxes. It’s a really nice size box and I love the laser cut flowery lid. Here’s what I did… First I painted the background with silver acrylic. … Continue reading

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Home-made Christmas cards….

Sorry, I know I’m terribly early but it is November now…and making your own stuff takes time, you’ve got to do it when you can. The fact that my DIY skills on our house renovation are not needed at the … Continue reading

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Mini fretwork box

Hi there, this week I have been mainly drawing and painting more doors for fairies to walk through but don’t worry, I’m not showing you more of those….well not today! Last night I had a home-alone evening and set myself … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Fairies…

I know, I know it’s only just October and we’ve still got Halloween and Fireworks etc., but if you’re in the business of making things you need to get organised…. As I said last week, I’ve had a few days … Continue reading

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Mini-drawer Tower

Hi there, I’m sure you all know by now, that I love these little sets of drawers… I’ve bought quite a few and had fun decorating them. I have two stuck together which I use on my dressing table for … Continue reading

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Tree Box

A recent week off work gave me plenty of time to be creative. But we did have a couple of days out and one was to a most amazing place, if you ever visit Surrey, England it should definately be … Continue reading

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Felt pen decorated box

Oh I know I have posted lots of blogs about decorating boxes, I love boxes and drawers and things for putting things in…I don’t think anyone can ever have too many! Also, these boxes from The Works are really great, … Continue reading

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