Monday, July 2, 2018

Afternoon Tea Update
Just letting everyone know how much we raised for 
the Fiveloaves Homeless Charity in Bray.
Afternoon Tea, Donations and Raffle €1130.00
plus €76.00 was made from Hat Auction.
so total was €1206.00

Thank you to the following ladies 
who popped in to me or sent me via paypal 
a donation or  bought tickets
Eileen Reale
Brigid Ward
Vonnie Roche
Ann Burke
Ann Gallagher
Ann Lennon
Aiveen Judge
Susan Armstrong
Miriam Coyle
Margaret O Loughlin
Liz Keily
Kay Kealy
Celine O Carroll

I hope I haven't forgotten anyone.
A huge big thank you
To everyone who came on the day
and a Special Great Big  Thank you
to Roberta Ruth and Edel Shannon
who helped me on the day
and getting everything ready.

We had a wonderful day, the weather was perfect, and our special guest Liam Ruth, started the afternoon with a fabulous sing song, with lots of ladies joining for a song or two.

Thank you
To the 2 volunteer helpers 
Mhuireann and Katie 
who did lots of running up and down steps.
and washing up.

Will share some photos later today.

God Bless to you all
Yvonne and Roberta.


Monday, May 7, 2018

Afternoon Tea At Fernleigh, Kilcoole, In Aid of The Five Loaves Charity in Bray.

Saturday 30th of June 2018
Time 1.00 to 5.00

Prosecco or Fruit punch  on Arrival
Tickets on sale for raffle
A Truly Scrumptious Afternoon Tea 2.00 to 4.00
served in beautiful Vintage China
Raffle will take place about 4.15

This is our 2nd event to raise money for the Wh Five Loaves
Which is an amazing charity in Bray
our craft group have been supporting them since May 2014
and are delighted to have raised €5186.29 for them so far.
I have a beautiful elegant day planned for everyone.
and all we need now is beautiful weather.
Tickets available from Yvonne Tune please email HERE to book in.
or you can get in touch Via Face book HERE

If you have any unwanted gifts you can donate for the raffle 
I would be so grateful.
you can pop them into me here in Fernleigh, Corrig Dr, Kilcoole.
or bring them along to my Workshop in Kilkenny.
If you can't make it but would like to make a donation.
please get in touch
every euro raised is for the homeless in our area.

If any Local Buisness can sponsor a prize,
it would be really appreciated. 
and we will give you a mention on my blog and facebook.

Spot Prizes
For The Best Dressed Lady
Most Creative Hat
So get your thinking caps on ladies
find a bargain and decorated it yourself.

Scroll down the page for photos
 from last years event

Since May 2014
our small craft group has raised

 1/05/2014      €290.45
02/10/2014     €273.93
18/11/2015     €793.00
17/01/2016     €112.49
26/04/2016     €395.00
13/01/2017     €670.00
              24/06/2017       €1260.00 Afternoon Tea 
08/07/2017     €125.00
September 2017   €336.00
October 2017   €129.60
December 2017  €481.82
October 2017 €20.00 donation Stephen Knod
April 2018 Westport bingo €170.00 
 Carlow 28th of April 2018 €102.00
3 people  sent donations. €27.00
Wesport April 2019 €200.00
Donation Anne Gallagher €31.00
Craft Fun day July 13th 2019 €475.00
Donations December 2019 to May 11th
Deirdre Muldoon 50.00/ 50.00 Ann Gallagher
74.00 in small donations total 174.00

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Here are the cards we made at our
Card Making Craft Holiday in Westport

Monday's Class

New Baby Girl Card
with a Distressed edge detail.

8 by 8 inch New Baby Boy Card
beautiful vintage image on pretty backgrounds
with lace and ribbon detail
and finished with flowers and baby charm

Tuesday's Class

Over the edge Tent Fold Wedding Card

Back view Finished with lace and ribbon detail.

8 by 8 inch Card
Vintage Cone Posy, for Anniversary/ or Wedding.
Beautiful little handmade bouquet, in a Paper cone 
with Guipure lace collar and ruffle,
 This is an idea I took from the little boutonniere 
the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot wears on this collar, 
in every episode, 
I taught this a few years ago. and still love it.

Wednesday's Class

C5 Concertina Gate Fold Card
With a beautiful Seaside theme
Finished with Tiny Seashells, Moss and Sand

inside view

Back View

Double Concertina Gate Fold Card
With an image of a pretty vintage lady
in peach and cream.

Card fully extended

 Back view

Thursday's Class
C5 Communion card
Twin Twisted Easel

Side View

Back view when opened

Closed view

Poem on back of card.

C5 Vintage Lily Sympathy Card
with decoupaged lily and finished with ribbon and lace.