Thank you to all of you that took the trouble to comment and leave your wise words in response to my dilemma. Sometimes the simple act of articulating a problem makes the answer leap out, and sometimes we need a little nudge in the right direction to see the blooming obvious.
|Small smalls and big sea|
|Big ice cream and small life belt?|
I may not be making money, but I will be saving it by not spending it on tradespeople unless absolutely necessary, and by making gifts rather than buying them.
|Smallest small and biggest ice cream|
I won't be clock watching and penny pinching over every make, I will be doing what I love.
|Not quite knees|
So, having found some perspective, I have made something I am super-pleased with, but it is a gift so you will have to wait until after the event to see...
I did so enjoy making it. Just because I wanted to.
|Three foot prints...|