Hand Dyed Raw Silk Mix Cord

Many of you know that I record much of my information in handmade books. Some of them are similar to the one above. Loosely tied I can easily add more pages – and when complete the binding can be made more permanent. The cord illustrated above is one of my favourites. Raw silk is mixed… Read More


Thanks to everyone that has ordered paper packs after yesterday’s post. They are in the mail today. I am frantically packing more for Brockenhurst ;) If you want to make sure you don’t miss out next time you can pre-order by leaving a comment below. Watch out for an email from sales(at)winifredcottage(dot)com Make sure you… Read More

Don’t miss out!

Can’t come to Brockenhurst? Here are a couple of offers for you – and maybe you want to take advantage even if you are coming because there is limited stock of both! 1 Hand-dyed paper packs 1 Hand dyed paper packs – as shown above Each pack contains a selection of pieces of hand dyed… Read More

Mixed Media

The background of the above was created with hand dyed tissue and further embellished with foil and gel pens. The technique is simple Requirements are few too. You need a background* (fabric or paper) the tissue and a matte medium (the one illustrated works particularly well). Matte Medium is needed directly on the background Apply… Read More