Teeny tiny crochet dinosaur

Tiny dinosaur crochet pattern

I think most children go through a dinosaur loving phase. Did you? I certainly know I did! My parents recall a scene where I was sitting with a pre-school friend in the back of the car … Read more

Heart design elements

Heart design elements

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I received a Wacom pen tablet for Christmas last year and I have been having a great time experimenting with digital art. How amazing is technology that you can do multiple paint techniques without any regular paint supplies! I used the pen tablet to create these delightful heart design elements with a watercolor style texture. Have a look on my Etsy shop if want to download vector image versions of these cute hearts.

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Welcome to Thoresby Cottage!

Welcome to my blog, Thoresby Cottage! I guess I’d better start by explaining the name of this blog. Thoresby is a little village in Lincolnshire, England. When I say little, I really do mean little. North … Read more