Claire Payne's Profile
Hi there! My name is Claire and I love to craft.
Since being very small I’ve always been drawing or making something, usually a mess (ask my mum!). As a grown-up crafter I’ve dabbled in card making, sewing, a little knitting (mostly squares and rectangles) and I’m learning to crochet. Sewing has been my passion for the last 6 years – since I borrowed my Mum’s sewing machine. She did get hers back when I bought my own!
My little business came about one day after I was making marmalade – I know what does sewing have to do with marmalade making? Well, I was writing the labels and decided to draw a little orange. Then I thought….’I wonder if I could make a felt orange’. So I did. My next thought was…..’wouldn’t that orange look so much better with a moustache’ and then we had Monsieur Orange! That was that. I made various other fruity faces and moved…
- Born on June 7
- Joined January 22, 2008