To all Mums out there, may you have an “Awesome Mother’s Day” coming ahead!
May the kitchen be busy with wonderful little souls cooking you breakfast and bringing it to you in bed (Sure your other half cleans up afterwards…).
For the ones who will be taken out for the day, may the Sun shine wherever you are so that you keep that beautiful smile of yours. It is well deserved.
For the Mums whose “little ones” are grown-ups, may you receive that call to warm your Hearts.
May any gift, whether a kind word or action you receive bring you Joy, Love and Happiness to carry you through this year to thank you for being the most precious being in our lives.
I have added a new page to the Website with Crochet projects for beginners as well as for the more intrepid ones. Some of them do not require so much yarn and time to accomplish. The end result is quite impressive.
Check the “Funky Smiley Magnets”.
Learning Crochet and Knitting as a hobby for Children help them in various aspects as counting (stitches), fine motor movement, colour coding, feeling and recognising yarn and textures, reading and decoding patterns, planning, converse socially, assembling shapes and forms, and a sense of accomplishment when completing their own creation and so on…
I leave you with the above and wish you a lovely week ahead…
Easter week end is now gone and Winter is definitely on its way in Johannesburg….
On a warmer note , time to think about items of clothing, granny squares and blankets to Knit and Crochet.
Families and friends gathered around for this holiday and what a nice hobby learning to Crochet and Knit would be, they all agreed . “Why ?” I enquired “Well !”, they said because it would give the children an occupation that would unleash their creativity as at compared to watching screens all day and receiving information overload… Please do not misunderstand me here. My motto is ” Everything in moderation”, however I recently attended a conference by Education Experts who confirmed that the “talents” that would be required on a Curriculum Vitae in the not so far future would include some sort of ART or CRAFT.
It is a fact that even adolescents and adults benefit from Crochet and Knitting as it is a way of evading one’s daily chores and “problems” in concentrating on one’s own creation hence giving us a sense of purpose.
Even though I am not politically inclined, the recent events classified us all as “JUNK” and that I am certain We are NOT.
I believe that the South African individual is extremely gifted and creative and learning to Crochet and Knit can open doors to various options. ” Learn and earn”, ” Crochet and Knit items for the home and family and save on your budget”, ” Be productive and creative and help warm the needy” and the list is unending….
Empower and involve all members of our community in teaching new crafts whilst laughing and creating a productive environment for all age groups.
Before you can recover from your surprise, Welcome to Ti-Anne’s Corner.
It is great to have you interested in acquiring a new skill. Learning to Crochet and Knit will take you places!
That is where the real fun begins…
Unleash the creativity in you and apply Crochet and knitting to any project. On the Fashion front and at home as well. The list is unending.
There is no age limit and no boundaries in learning to Crochet and Knit so I am looking forward to share my passion with you and teach you the basics. As my Granny always said to me when I wanted to start something new and had that funny feeling in the pit of my stomach which I thought was “indecision”, she pushed me and said :
“The pain can only be lessened by action!”
My passion took me that far! Come join me.
When someone says NO, the most important thing you can say to yourself is: