I’ve been so busy these past few weeks writing away. It feels like a giant explosion of words has just melted out from my brain. I’ve not written much of anything but the odd one-liner, blog posts and journal entries for such a long time. I’ve missed it. I really must write more.
If Ondine is as successful as I hope it will be, I’m definitely going to write a story for every single collection I do. Oh joy!!
Anyway….. thought I’d share with you a little sneak peek at part of the story.
She nodded, tears spilling down her cheeks.
He rummaged around in his pockets and pulled out a strand of white string. She laughed through sparkling watery eyes and held out her hand. He tied the little rope around her finger. She looked down at the string, flexed her fingers, brought them up to her mouth and licked her new ring. He watched in astonishment as the glistening bubbles in her saliva solidified around the knot and the string set in silver.
“Okay, you really have to tell me all your secret now!”
Still a first draft, so it will most likely change! But, what do you think? Would love some advice?!!
Ooo and here are a few more full-scale tail samples. Must write that knitting blog! and maybe a weaving one too! And the first pretty page in my sketchbook (will upload some more images of the other pages soon).I’ve also been working on some knot-work for the main elements of the jewellery collection… all will be revealed soon.