I must confess I don't feel as guilty as I probably should about leaving is so long since writing about my business! My last blog post was in October 2016, and the reason It's been so long is because my whole world changed in November 2016...
I was beginning to des...
Who knew how difficult it would be to keep up my initial momentum when it came to crafting new pieces?!
Let me take you back to my first few months as an independent crafts person....
Once the studio space was set up there was nothing that would stop me from m...
So lots of hard work has been occurring lately with many different focuses taking up my time:
1) Arranging my new workshop and all its contents into some semblance of a professional working environment.
2) Preparing for and attending two market events in July
So after a bitterly short time in the new shop, sadly it is no more! The building in which it was housed has been sold to a big bad developer and all the tenants are out on their asses.
I was understandably upset to have to vacate my studio and shop after 6 months of pa...
This is the day I've been working towards for almost 6 months! the opening of my shop....
The launch party for family and friends was a huge success, making all the hard work worth while.
The previous two weeks had been solidly made up of sitting in front of the laptop w...
So the studio has finally come together with all the DIY done, equipment, tools and materials delivered and ready to go. Its been a slog to get it finished but I am elated to have it ready to work in.
I had a quick go with the torch on the first d...
So this is it. I am stepping out of the world of a standard working life and striking out into the life of an independant business woman.
My new Studio, situated on Station Street in Nottingham, has been the scene of quite a transforation over the past few months.
October 2018 (1)
October 2016 (1)
August 2016 (1)
June 2016 (1)
May 2016 (1)
February 2016 (1)
January 2016 (1)
2 years on and I will do better
To bead or not to bead, that is the agonising question!!
Work work work...
Trials and Tribulations
bden glass is open on Station Street
I'ts all coming together
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