Projects Projects Projects – I delve into a variety of projects.
A short episode to say I’m back!
Includes an interview with Anne Frost, host of I Thought I Knew How podcast
Includes sound bites with 3 woolly businesses on Skye.
Includes an interview with TJFrog Staff!
Includes the first of 2 interviews with knitwear designer Di Gilpin.
Includes an interview with knitwear designer Emily Williams.
Includes an interview with Julie Rutter of Black Isle Yarns.
Includes an interview with Aileen Clarke of Aileen Clarke Crafts.
Includes an interview with Solii Brodie of BeFab Be Creative.
Includes an interview with Kirsty of Shilasdair, Skye prior to Make:Wool
Includes an interview with Janice Anderson of Baa at Stonehaven.
Includes an interview with Helen Birmingham of Untangled Threads.
Includes an interview with Jo Royle of Skye Meditation & Brave Souls
Includes an interview with Jaime Jennings & Amber Cocoran owners of Fancy Tiger Crafts.
Includes interview with Yasmin from Island at the Edge
Includes interview with Skye Weaver Jenny Duffill
Includes four sound bites recorded on the last day of the festival
Includes interview with hand dyer Helen of Ripples Crafts, Assynt
A podcast for people who love knitting, Dorset Buttons, creativity & Scotland, especially the Highlands & Islands. Welcome to the 11th episode of my podcast – India, Knit For Peace Thank you for listening again or welcome if you are a first time listener. My schedule has got a little awry with one thing and another – […]
A podcast for people who love knitting, Dorset Buttons, creativity & Scotland, especially the Highlands & Islands. Welcome to the 10th episode of my podcast – Looking Back – Planning Ahead Thank you for listening again or welcome if you are a first time listener. February 2017 saw the launch of the TJFrog podcast just a week […]
Includes interview with Kirsty of the Isle of Skye Natural Dyeing Company
Includes interview with Sheila Bates of Florrie Felts, Torridon
Blog post by Geraint Ashton Jones. When your hubby is a photographer & you task him to photograph some Dorset Buttons instead of his usual subject matter of landscape, wildlife or rugby players! Click here to see more images & read the blog post.
Includes interview with Sally Algarve from On The Croft (Pt2)
I mentioned on Episode 6 of TJFrog Podcast I’d pop up some more photos from the Black Isle Show 2017. A few highlights for me. Onions! I always love the ‘competition tent.’ I’m amazed at the work people put in & the consistency & size they achieve in the veg section. Quite a show off! […]
Blog post by Geraint Ashton Jones. Geraint’s knitting & crochet educational day out with TJFrog! Click here to read about majestic landscapes, pies, knitting & crochet – all in one day.
Includes interview with Sally Algarve from On The Croft (Pt1)
Includes interview with Sue Culligan of Knitting Holidays in France
Includes interview with Yasmin of Island at the Edge (Pt2)
Includes interview with Yasmin of Island at the Edge (Pt1)
Includes interview with Louise of Lou Lou Designs on Skye
EYF 2017, my third time as a vendor & the most elated exhaustion I’ve experienced post show! The run up to EYF 2017, alongside my usual preps for my Dorset Button stand & running Dorset Button workshops, saw my TJFrogWool delivered 2 ½ weeks before, my Dorset Button fabric bags picked up on the day […]
Includes interview with Skye textile artist Emma Siedle-Collins
TJFrog is now over 2 years old & so much has happened in that time both for the business & on a personal level. During this time a couple of TJFrog projects got put on the slow, or even the back burner while many miles were clocked up between Skye & the South Coast of England. The […]
December arrived with the weather officially warmer on Skye than where I use to live in the South of England and here at the end of December that is still the case! With only a couple of icy days and Storm Barbara & Conor to contend with, on the whole, we have had a mild […]
There is no denying when I wake up & see a sunrise like this it adds an additional sense of wellbeing to me & injects some energy to my day. Having said that the grey, misty, cloudy, wet days, also have their own beauty, producing a monochrome landscape. According to the Met Office, for the North of […]
Saturday morning started off like this . . . . . . and by the afternoon it looked like this. Snow settling on the ground is a rare sight for us with being so close to the sea. So I felt drawn to watching the snow showers on and off throughout the morning! In the winter […]
Plentiful sunshine today, blue skies & snow topping the very peaks of the mountains to showcase the Skye landscape. After the winter storms we’ve had calmer weather in recent days, with the weather reaching a peak today. The Skye Bridge looking across to the mountain ranges of Skye. Blaven – Blà Bheinn on the Elgol road. […]
One of the things I’ve found living on Skye is how distinct the seasons are, whether they be accentuated by the vast and plentiful array of flora or the varying weather conditions. Today was one of those days where it would have been all too easy to stay indoors and keep cosy and warm rather than […]