May 8, 2020

Hello all!

I don't know about you, but for about six weeks my creativity and most of my playfulness went on holiday without me.  There was too much white noise and stress to think about getting crafty, which seemed such a shame as we have so much more time at home.  And...

October 5, 2019

Last weekend, 25 beaders plus a couple of partners and a pal came together at our usual haunt, Gartmore House, to spend two days worshipping at the alter of the beading deity, Jean Power!  We had people travelling from across the UK and even one intrepid beader who joi...

March 25, 2019

We've got loads of fabulous things coming up in the world of Mrs Magooty just now, so here's a little blog to tell you what's going on and how you can join in!

Beadwildered Bead Retreat 12th to 14th April

Firstly in a matter of weeks we have our 11th annual Beadwildered...

February 4, 2019

We've been shortlisted for an award!

It's really blooming exciting.  We're a tiny micro organisation, so to get a bit of external validation like this means so much.  We find out on the 8th March whether we have won, but regardless of that outcome, this moment gives us...

April 17, 2018

This weekend was the tenth year of our annual beadwork retreat at Gartmore House.

To celebrate we put on our sparkly outfits and held an exhibition of the all the previous classes.  A glass of fizz or two may have been consumed in the process!

As part of the evening, I g...