Skip to main content

And the winner of my coaster giveaway is.....

Thank you all so much for entering my giveaway and leaving such lovely comments! And welcome to my new followers.

Overall there were 28 entries...from this blog and my Facebook page. So...this afternoon I drew 28 flowers and wrote everyone's name on the back.


I then invited my neighbour Petrouska to make the draw and she volunteered her children for the job....so at 5 o'clock we all gathered. It felt like a party!

 
We put all the 'flowers' in my the lovely beanie my sister recently sent me...
 
And ...the winner is.....
 
Lynne Walker
 
 Congratulations Lynne!
 
Lynne entered via my Jill Butler Design Facebook page and chose the Pacific circle design. 
 
Thank you all once again for entering!
 
Jill xx
 

Comments

  1. Congratulations to Lynne...I'm sure she'll absolutely love those coasters Jill!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Lynne is one of my new 'likers' on Facebook. It was a lot of fun doing the giveaway. And thanks so much for sharing it on your blog! That was just great. Hope you have a lovely day...perhaps talk later?

      Delete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Time to get focused....

Lately life has been getting in the way of my ability to focus on this little business. I've been feeling keen...excited...but too time poor to spend much time in my studio. Elderly parents and my gardening  business have been taking priority.
But I know from past experience that if I don't have my design work plodding along beside all those other commitments my life just doesn't seem to work right...it starts to feel out of balance.
So this morning...I gave myself a bit of a talking to and decided that I need to turn my focus a little towards this creative venture.  As I typed the word venture, I wanted to delete it and write adventure instead, because that's what I am craving...creative adventure. So...let the creative adventures begin!!
Small steps...for the next few weeks I'm going to use this blog as a place to record the daily steps I take to get this part of my life back on track again.


Teapot stand now available in my online shop
Jill xx

Creative adventure day 2....

Day 2 of my new creative adventure and two lovely things happened today. 
First, the lovely people who run felt.co.nz, (that hosts my online shop), showcased one of my products on the homepage....
and second, a lovely friend of mine bought a set of coasters.

This afternoon I had to take my car to get a warrant of fitness and learned that I needed something small but expensive fixed. So, came home feeling a bit despondent...The enthusiasm I felt yesterday for pushing ahead with this little design business had waned under the looming car bill...
Then I turned on my computer and discovered that lovely things were happening in my day that I had been unaware of and felt encouraged. 
So, back on track, refocusing and blocking out silly things like car bills....what small tasks can I do today?

I'm going to wrap up the coasters ready to post tomorrow,...
Sand some more coasters ready to print...
Start making a new makeup bag...
And of course, publish this blog post.

Don't you just lo…

100 days of doodling....

A couple of days ago, a friend of mine told me about a website where people commit to doing ...something....

...sketching...photography....painting....writing....

...each day for 100 days.

Unfortunately, that particular 100 day project has closed and the people on it are up to day 34 already, so I've decided to do my own version.

What I want to do ...for 100 days...is get out my black ink pen and draw...something...everyday for 100 days.

doodle #1 
I'm often having a little whinge to myself that I don't do enough drawing and designing...so...

here goes...

It feels exciting...and who knows what new fabric designs may come out of it? But I don't really want to have too many goals or set directions. I'll just see where it goes....

My friend Terri is joining me in this challenge!

How about you? interested??

Jill xx

P.S. Take a look the page I have created called 100 days of doodling to see all the doodles I have done so far.