Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

The art of embroidery has been practiced in one form or another throughout the ages.  Embroidery is simply...

Sewing 101 – Just the Basics

It is always fun to learn a new skill or craft.  In the case of sewing, it can be both a household skill and a fun...

Sustainability Is Not Just About Looking After The Earth

Sustainability is not just about looking after the earth.Self-care is equally as important, as without self-care, you...
Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

The art of embroidery has been practiced in one form or another throughout the ages. Embroidery is simply defined as thread embellishment on cloth. Practically as long as there has existed cloth, there has existed embroidery.

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How to Plan Green Shopping Trips

How to Plan Green Shopping Trips

If you really want to reduce your negative effects on the environment, it’s important that you plan all your shopping trips. When you plan shopping trips, you can ensure that you know what you’re going to buy and limit your destruction of the environment.  • Use Less...

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Nature Walks and Art – Emma Leyfield

Nature Walks and Art – Emma Leyfield

Take a Nature walk with Emma Leyfield, a local water colour artist. Art and creativity is a fantastic way to incorporate nature in to our life and appreciate it, because to draw something is to look at it intently. When an artist paints the landscape they will look at it for hours on end. Slow down and enjoy the process. Be creative. Have fun.

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