It’s years since I wrote an artice for a craft magazine (I used to write pop-up card articles for publications such as “Popular Crafts” in the UK), but recently I decided to have another go at submitting step-by-step tutorials to magazines. The result is that for the first time in about fifteen years some of my work is going to be featured in a craft mag ( – the April 2011 edition of “PolymerCAFE”, to be exact). Yay!

It’s a shame PolymerCAFE has been losing its reputation in the UK recently, but hopefully the April edition will be a good one. Check it out at

My step-by-step article is on how to create wild-violet jewellery like this:

(click on the photos for a closer look)