I had to do this;
So glad it's all done and away and I won't have to do any for a while (although the basket is already half full again)!
I have been painting crockery for a paying customer (oooh);
And some for Francesca's friend;
On Mother's Day I was greeted (after a lovely lie in) with this beautiful card from Francesca, she has cut out all the flowers by herself which is not easy with crappy school scissors when you're left-handed;
"The pollen (sparkly bits) has nearly all gone from the yellow one as bees like yellow best and the blue one doesn't have much left but the pink flower has lots of pollen because they are saving that one until last." Apparently.
Elizabeth made me this one:
Mummy is the best.
Usually not a pest.
Mummy is much better than the rest.
My Mummy is so brill, she can stitch a frill.
Young as always, she will never get old.
Ah, sweet. But how quickly she changes her tune, last week I was 'middle-aged' and now I am young?
I has this beautiful pop-up flower pot inside;
I got a french one too;
And inbetween walking the beach and other delights I have been making these small purses for the school spring fair;