To celebrate my 20 years I went to the Northumberland Gathering in Morpeth and came away with a lovely clippie mat, hand made by Wendy Dunstone – thank you Wendy.

Clippy Mat by Wendy Dunstone

And there were other interesting crafts for sale – many available on-line. Diane Stewardson designs and sell Seaglass Jewellery

If you are looking for a special gift try this:

Machine Embroidered Textiles and Gifts or e-mail: jo.mercer@btopenworld.com

There are many traditional crafts to be learned in Northumberland. If you are interested in Herbal skin care, Natural dyed textiles, felt or paper making, Eve Studd of Cornhill Crafts is waiting to teach you all she knows.

Tel: 01890 883038 or Email evestudd@btinternet.com

The Morris dancers were out in force and tea flowed. I had a nice afternoon.