One of the most valuable aspects of starting our recycled bottle crafting business is what I’ve learned about our family. We are small and we can struggle, but when it counts, our family works and stands together.
Each of my pieces begin as a sheet of glass, are hand cut, ground on my grinder, foiled, and soldered. Come check out my website to see more of my creations!
Handmade items always seem to have a story behind them. It makes the connection to them more meaningful from the get-go. Each item is going to be unique and one-of-a-kind.
Being self-employed and running your own business (as well as being a full time mum) is hard work and long hours, lots of highs and lows, but I wouldn’t change it. I am lucky enough to work from home, with my own studio in the garden and can come and go as I please. It gives me the flexibility of… View Post
I think that finding a business, as i have, and developing it organically is far more rewarding and enjoyable than working for anyone else, or even just running a business with small margins, heavy bills etc. To have an online store that you pay for as you use, and even then only a small amount, is far preferable. There are… View Post
Recently, with valentines I’ve been busting out hearts, hearts and hearts 🙂 Of every color, shape and pattern one would want.
I love nature and especially sea life. I study pictures and watch lots of nature shows and visit the Zoo and Aquarium to get ideas. Some time ideas seam to just come out of the blue. One idea always leads to others. I love it!