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The GBSB Show at the Excel, 21-24 September 2017

I had a wonderful time at The Great British Sewing Bee show at the Excel, London. The highlight was watching a challenge with the sewing bee finalists of the incredibly talented Chinelo, Tamara and also Tree of… 390 more words


Applied Craft: 22.09.17

In Friday’s lesson we continued to work on our final designs for our project outcome. We had to come up with 3 possible outcomes and then discuss with our groups what the merits and possible setbacks would be with each design. 392 more words


Preparing Students for University … slowly

By Roy Peachey, Woldingham School

At the recent RGS conference, I drew on the principles of the slow movement to explore how schools can best prepare students for higher education, but the slow movement and slow education can be very easily misunderstood. 1,079 more words


Making playdough even more fun!

For ages I just expected Tiny to be utterly amused by a blob of playdough. Not so much. She’d poke at it for a few minutes and then demand to be taken out of the high chair. 176 more words


Hop Shot by BrewDog ABV: 20%

Another BrewDog beer for me! Their frequent email updates to my mailbox make it all too easy for me to choose my next drink. I really respect this brewery – I often head to my local bar whenever I hear of a new brew that I would like to try. 584 more words

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CARPE DIEM #1259: The Potter's Creation.

This poem is dedicated to every “potter” who hath ever created. I salute you. Your creation is beautiful.

A 7 stanza haiku on today’s picture. Whatever it is that is your craft, your art, that which you sacrificed your life to, it will bear fruit one day. 245 more words


Day 265: Tangled

Friday, September 22, 2017

My princess came to me in tears, her face fraught with despair: she’d turned her yarn into a tangled mess while using mummy’s ball-winder. 36 more words

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