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Air dried clay – In the craft room

While researching for our next crafternoon I discovered a whole new world of Air Dried Clay. Wow! I have used the purchased clay before, but found it quite expensive, and really never found anything super useful to make with it. Making your own clay allows you to mess up while you learn, as it is […]

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Kokedama! – In the craft room

A couple of weeks ago we had an amazing crafternoon, and learned to make kokedama! As expected, the very next week a few of us got together to make more! A wonderfully addictive craft – have you tried it? We used a recipe of 7 parts peat moss to 3 parts bonzai soil with enough […]

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Bath bombs – In the craft room

As I mentioned in my last post I had a lovely afternoon of craft in the garden, making comfrey salve. One of the other things we made was bath bombs. I had read about them, and used them, but in fact never made them, so I was keen to give it a try. Moms made […]

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Comfrey salve – in the craft room

For a couple of years now I have hosted crafternoons in my garden on the first Saturday of the month. I am a bit of jack of all trades, so like to learn to make something, and then move onto to something else. I like what I make to be useful, so making something in […]