Workshops and Courses

Workshops and Courses

The Story… Freshly Found began it’s life as a blog in 2007.  Quite soon it branched out into an etsy store, and then a few years later the online store was born at freshlyfound.com.   We ventured from our online platform to wonderful face-to-face contact...
Crochet Bud Vases DIY

Crochet Bud Vases DIY

These soda vases are a great way to re-cycle glass bottles.   They are covered in a simple parcel string crochet.  The string can be left plain or dip dyed to create a gradient of colour. (You can create this yourself with the free crochet pattern at the end of the...
Crafted Book Art Vase

Crafted Book Art Vase

This week, I am going to show you how to fashion a vase – not from clay, but from a book!  A bibliographic vessel – A Crafted Book Art Vase! It’s a fairly quick to make, and quite attractive.  Good for storing water-less flora like dried grasses and...
Paper Shibori Plaid

Paper Shibori Plaid

I’ve been keen to get into some Japanese Shibori work.  So as a very first step in that direction, I decided to make some blue paper plaid ☺ Traditional plaid is a pattern on cloth of stripes with different widths that cross each other to form squares (Merriam...
Studio Love

Studio Love

A studio is an artist’s or worker’s workroom.     The word studio is derived from the Italian: studio,  from Latin: studium, from studere, meaning to study or zeal. Wikipedia I love my studio space – but I adore it all that much more when it’s...