Cyanotype Lampshades

Cyanotype Lampshades
Sun Printed Honesty Lampshades

Monday 29 April 2013

Cockington Ceramic Festival

As part of the Ceramics Festival happening at Cockington 10, 11 May , I was fortunate to be able to run a workshop with several pupils at Torre Primary School , we made memory bowls , with imprints of the things the children had found on the beach in Torbay. 
These will be on display at Cockington during and after the Festival. 

Wednesday 24 April 2013

Flagpole making workshops

  • You are invited to drop in to the first of our 2 flagpole making workshop at our Roundhouse at Haywards Primary School, Credtion. You are welcome to stay as long as you like! We will be using traditional tools, and techniques all ages and abilities welcome, children must be accompanied by an appropriate adult. Its free!!!
    Come along and get involved.
    We will have the kettle on!
Hayward’s Primary School East StreetEX17 3AX Crediton, Devon

Rural Archive

Photographer Ian Woodward came and took some photos of us and participants hard at work during a flag workshop for a rural archive. This is me working hard!

Sunday 14 April 2013

Ceramic Eggs at Yarner Wood

We had a good morning despite the showers making eggs in the Woodland Centre 

Hope says the best bit was "putting in the effort and concentration," which made her egg lovely and smooth like a real egg!

Watch this space for further dates for workshops in the Holidays 

Tuesday 9 April 2013

Pole from Tanglewood

We got our first pole from Tanglewood to try out , this one is Ash , it looks pretty good to me , great to have flags and poles together - now all we need  is a man with a ladder again! 
Charlotte and Flag Pole 

Nick is running a day coppicing wood for the rest of the poles for the flag project on Saturday 13 April 10-4 at Byway Farm, Thorverton , Ex5 5Ln Just Past Bickleigh CastleGo 

We have been asked to provide poles for the beautiful flags that are being created to fly on Crediton High Street this summer.
We are coppicing selected trees as part of on going woodland management, in the beautiful surroundings of 'Farmer John's' woods.
If you wish to come and give us hand, have some fun and meet some like minded people, let us know as places are free but limited. No experience necessary all ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an appropriate adult.) Bring lunch and appropriate clothing. (whatever that might be!)

Friday 5 April 2013

Crediton Arts Festival

There is an opportunity for an Artists to run a Family Art workshop on 1 June in Crediton as part of the Arts Festival that starts on 1 June and runs until 13 July. 

The theme is to create something innovative and exciting with families to celebrate the Arts Festival.
Artists should hold a current CRB check. The fee for the workshop is £300 including  £50 for materials 

Proposals should be with me  before 1 May please 

Four Seasons Flag

Four Seasons Flag finished !
After a hard day of sewing and cutting Jeanette and I finished this wonderful flag - isn't it fabulous ! A really big 'Thank you'  to Jeanette for all her hard work - Jim from Four Seasons was so impressed - one very happy man! 

Thursday 4 April 2013

Aprils Workshops

That was the last March Workshop,onto April

Tuesday 2 Thursday 4, Monday 8 Saturday 13, Monday 15 Thursday 18, Monday 22, Tuesday 23, Thursday 25, Monday 29, Tuesday 30 April
Four Seasons Green Grocers Flag

First Flag for the High Street

We finished the First Flag for the High Street businesses, Charlesworth Nicholls Solicitors Hurrah! One down 39 to go ! 
First Flag!