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Re-Use: Tealight Holders

In the last few years, I have moved house several times and I have lived in a van for more than a year. During that time, I have realised, that we do not need that much stuff – and that I had boxes of stuff and even more stuff stowed away for years and I did not miss those boxes. 194 more words

Change Climate Change

Re-working the Waterhouse Legacy

In the sensitive re-use and adaptation of buildings occasionally an opportunity arises to re-work the creation of a historically famous architect. Ultimately if an architect is recognised sufficiently to have made it into the architectural history books their reputation is not in dispute, and in terms of pre-1919 buildings, the redevelopment of their buildings is up for interpretation without fear of personal offence. 839 more words


Grannies in Neon

After a pretty emotional week with a family funeral and sorting out elements that go with that, I have finished my crochet cushion. It’s been quite therapeutic actually, to throw myself into something and focus only on that and not other things which have been floating about in my mind. 391 more words


Furoshiki Workshop

I am doing a workshop next week! Come and try the Japanese fabric folding techniques with Furoshiki! Hopefully see you there :)

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Glasgow School Of Art

What's in the Box?

This box poured in  so many memories when I found it in my parents house the other day. It’s where my mother performed her magic on folks. 501 more words


- the brown bathroom

The 30-year-old brown paint in the upstairs bath is sealed in, covered over, soon to be forgotten! The walls now wear the darker of our two greys, Valspar’s Gravity, while the ceiling glows with Woodlawn Dewkist. 71 more words

Daily Shed

Environmental Humanities & Waste event + Excursion

With Alice Twemlow, Rachele Dini, and Dave Hakkens

Friday 10 February, 2017

At this event, we invite you to confront and ponder an object that we usually wish dispose of quickly. 1,023 more words