made by hand at home book launch

Made By Hand At Home

Ever since the end of last summer I have been busy writing a book. It will be published on 30 July 2021 in time for the start of the school summer holidays. The book has been written for parents, educators and anyone interested in the visual arts. is an independent bookshop specialising in books for children with some books for grown ups too. On 31 July 2021 I will be launching Made By Hand At Home in this lovely shop with some of the characters created for the book. working with cardboard article

Working with Cardboard

I discovered the fantastic on Facebook. The account and the website offers ‘the world of children in one click’ and I particularly enjoy seeing all the arts and the crafts projects. There are also many more ideas for families and for outdoor activities for families in the beautiful region of Catalonia. This week an article has been posted on my work with cardboard and I am thrilled. Thank you so much to

dotty message greeting cards offer lucy monkman

Bertie’s A to Z Offer

The lovely makes fun and functional dog walking bags. The business was named after the family dog Bertie who is a black Cockapoo. In March he has created an A to Z of independent businesses offering dog related products. I am delighted to be Bertie’s letter L and I have an offer on my Dotty Message greeting cards. There are four fun designs for £7.50 and as ever postage is free for all Mainland UK orders. The offer will be available until the end of the month.