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Thinking about Christmas …?

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I know – it’s unthinkable to be discussing Christmas in July. These sun has only just come out for heaven sake! Although if you are a knitter like me you’re probably half thinking about it by planning presents. If not, … Continue reading

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Recycled craft challenge

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May’s craft challenge is to create something from recycled materials. I’ve always had a love of the purses, bags and household objects made from old tyres and plastic bags, so my craft challenge was to made a purse from a … Continue reading

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Just look at my Pottery!!

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I had to share these photos as I’ve never done pottery painting before and I loved the session my friend got me for Christmas.  I finally caught up with her at the weekend and got my glazed and fired dish … Continue reading

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I can’t paint, but who cares?

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Saturday provided a lovely day to catch up with a friend I’ve not seen since Christmas and use the Christmas present she bought me – a voucher for a day painting pottery. I have to be honest, I thought this … Continue reading

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Dad wins best Christmas present!

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I have had some lovely gifts from family and friends this Christmas, including the promise of a pottery craft day with my brother’s girlfriend’s sister. Nevertheless I got the best present of all from my Dad – how amazing is … Continue reading

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Crafty social enterprises in Cambodia

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I had an amazing trip to Cambodia in November where I was lucky enough to find these fabulous organisations, all using traditional crafts as a means of providing training and employment for people trapped by poverty, a legacy of the … Continue reading

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Marbling books with the Tarts

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I have to confess I had amazing fun last night. Having done a few random activities recently where I found myself with older groups of people I was starting to wonder if I wasn’t really a 70 year old trapped … Continue reading

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