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Wk 2- Artist- Maccabee Shelley

This week I had the pleasure of meeting Maccabee Shelley. Maccabee is an artist who originally dealt with ceramic art. Before art, Maccabee was a geology mentor along with other things not related to art. 325 more words


Get outta yer rocking chair Grandma...

Many, many moons ago a young couple married under a huge plane tree on the family farm.  They received many gifts and amongst them was a hand made rocking chair made from native NZ Rimu timber.   208 more words


Recycling Toilet Paper Rolls

Empty toilet paper rolls have so many uses. You just need a bit of imagination to give it an afterlife.

A bit of twine, some felt paper, a few buttons and strings, and you have yourself a cute pencil holder!

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I have wanted to change this lamp for ages, but didn’t know what to do with it, after the original shade was damaged. 144 more words


Scientists finally work out how to ‘unboil’ an egg

By Rob Waugh for Metro.co.uk

It’s one of those problems Earth citizens have been begging scientists to solve for decades – and chemists have finally had their ‘Eureka!’ moment. 132 more words


Jeans to Girl's Dungarees Refashion

I’m sooo excited about this make. I have to say that I’m feeling pretty proud of myself right now.

I made my 5 1/2 year old some dungarees; she’s been pestering me for some ever since I made her little sister some last year. 1,288 more words



A traditional terrace house in Melbourne, Australia was rearranged and remodeled to maximize the compact space that is ubiquitous to this typology. The simple gesture of offsetting a larger volume on the 2nd floor creates a flexible indoor-outdoor space in the kitchen below when the wall slides away and “disappears”. 48 more words