Christmas spiders

It’s here!!! My own original version of the legend How the Christmas Spider Invented Tinsel This A4 size printable PDF is my version of the traditional folk tale. This can be downloaded and printed for personal use only. Copyright Cheryl D. Baker 2018 Unique spider ornaments are available in my shop. Please feel free to…

Sadly….

This weekends Crafters Road Show at the Thistles shopping centre in Stirling has been cancelled.  Sadly people in Stirling will have to wait until September 28-30 to see all my new stock. I will slowly be adding it to my online shop though, so check that out if you’d like a sneak peek.

A Condensed History of Lampworking

Flame work has a long history. Examples of beads and bottles have been found in Viking graves, Egyptian tombs and Roman temples. Thankfully glass was highly prized by the ancient cultures so there are glimpses of its past. It’s believed that Egyptian glass dates as early as 1550BC. While there is no evidence of the…