No, not Queen Elizabeth; that was just a silly rumour! No, Queen Inara the Munificent of the Cluckdom of Rhydgaled left this world in november last year. She was 11 years old and had suffered three strokes over the past two years. She laid hundreds of magnificent eggs and ruled over all the citizens of Rhydgaled. She is succeeded by the Grand Duchess Shelley. The Grand Duchess will shortly be opening the postal service in the Grand Duchy of Rhydygwin. New stamps will be issued!
I've made a set of stamps that are based on the "Keep Calm" poster. Mine read "keep calm and write letters" and are in red, purple and green. Typical though. I wanted to cut them using the stamp-edged Fiskars scissors I have. But could I find them? Could I heck as like! I ended up cutting them with several pairs of other craft scissors and now my right thumb is suffering. Ah, the joys of arthritis!
Since I last wrote I have also made another set of hen…Continue