Christmas

Festive Fairs

This Year I will be attending the following Christmas Fairs; Saturday 2nd December Etsy Made Local, Handmade Christmas Fair, Preston PR1 2PP Click here to see the FaceBook event page … Continue Reading →


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“One to Watch”

 Featured Maker in Craft&Design Magazine. I am delighted to find that I have been featured in this months Craft&Design Online Magazine as ‘One to Watch’. After meeting Rachael Chambers, Contemporary Craft … Continue Reading →


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Development

I am currently developing a range of art pieces inspired by British wildlife.   By combining salvaged fabrics, recycled paper and found feathers I am able to stitch the layers … Continue Reading →


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British Craft Trade Fair- Harrogate

The British Craft Trade Fair Harrogate 2017 I’ve just got back from the prestigious BCTF in Harrogate after a whirlwind three days of showcasing my Thrift Designs. Not only is … Continue Reading →


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Salvage Search: Wood

Todays Salvage Search has me headed back to see a good friend and fellow upcycler; Chiltern’s Church Antiques. It’s an amazing wood workshop, which salvages the wood from decommissioned churches … Continue Reading →


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Colours| Layers|Textures

Discontinued Wallpaper and fabric sample books are a wonderful resource and provide me with a seemingly endless assortment of colours and textures to work with. I love sorting through newly … Continue Reading →


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Salvage Search: Paper & Fabric

  On todays Salvage Search I headed to a local interior design outlet JF Interiors to see what I could save from the seasonal cast offs.These items might be end … Continue Reading →


colour of the year

Green Seventeen

Pantone (my favourite) have announced that the colour of the year 2017 is green – ‘Greenery, to be exact. “The force that through the green fuse drives the flower, Drives my … Continue Reading →


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Lucy Wray is an experienced creative facilitator teaching a variety of crafts to groups and individuals