A Homemade Life
Welcome to Homemade Life.

To take full advantage of everything offered by our forum, please log in if you are already a member or join our community if not ....

Chilli-head
Who is online?
In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest

None

Most users ever online was 62 on 10th April 2015, 8:24 am
Latest topics
» What are you harvesting today?
by FloBear Yesterday at 9:24 pm

» Trying to avoid wilting in the July garden
by Chilli-head Yesterday at 10:03 am

» Weekend at the Kettlewell hostel
by Chilli-head 13th July 2018, 4:56 pm

» No-dig gardening & weed control
by freebird 10th July 2018, 7:40 pm

» Pest Controls...
by Chilli-head 9th July 2018, 2:09 pm

» Summer has arrived in the garden in June
by Dandelion 26th June 2018, 9:26 pm

» whats on the menu
by Chilli-head 25th June 2018, 9:38 pm

» Proud for once ....
by freebird 18th June 2018, 8:22 am

» An excellent walk - 3 days in Snowdonia
by FloBear 8th June 2018, 6:23 pm

» The magazine rack
by Chilli-head 1st June 2018, 4:44 pm

» Hoping there May be a bit less rain on the garden !
by Chilli-head 31st May 2018, 8:40 pm

» Housekeeping
by Dandelion 31st May 2018, 4:42 pm

» Breadmaker recipes
by FloBear 8th May 2018, 9:16 am

» Hand Weeding Tool
by FloBear 2nd May 2018, 5:03 pm

» Gardening between the April showers
by FloBear 30th April 2018, 8:52 am

» What have I done in the workshop today?
by Chilli-head 28th April 2018, 6:51 pm

» Knitting in the round
by FloBear 12th April 2018, 11:51 am

» Anyone braving the garden in March ?
by Chilli-head 1st April 2018, 10:21 pm

» Seed swap anyone?
by FloBear 15th March 2018, 3:56 pm

» Waste collection consultation
by Ploshkin 4th March 2018, 9:20 am

Statistics
We have 238 registered users
The newest registered user is Pat B.

Our users have posted a total of 45672 messages in 2358 subjects
HML on FaceBook
RSS feeds



Donate to our Charity
The Homemade life supports Kiva - microloans for people in developing countries working to change their lives.  These loans are repaid to our KIVA account, so your donation is used many times to help different people - literally the gift that keeps on giving..

Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Go down

default Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by chickenofthewoods on 2nd January 2010, 11:08 pm


................................................................................................................................
Chi vo far 'na bona zena magn'un erb d'tut la mena
avatar
chickenofthewoods

Posts : 355
Join date : 2009-11-08
Location : Kent UK

http://www.bushcraft-magazine.org.uk/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Adrian on 2nd January 2010, 11:48 pm

I love these, but can never understand why they are hidden away in the money section.

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2950
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by chickenofthewoods on 3rd January 2010, 12:25 am

It does seem a bit odd doesn't it. Question

They are excellent though and I get itchy fingers every time I browse through one. Robin tells me that the lovely oak swill baskets in the background of one or two of the shots were made by Owen Jones* - you might have seen him making one on the Victorian Farm series (which I loved!) - I would really love to be able to afford one of his weekend courses to learn how to make them. Unfortunately I've just shelled out for a wild food instructors course so that's all my treats covered for this year!

* http://www.oakswills.co.uk/workshops.html

................................................................................................................................
Chi vo far 'na bona zena magn'un erb d'tut la mena
avatar
chickenofthewoods

Posts : 355
Join date : 2009-11-08
Location : Kent UK

http://www.bushcraft-magazine.org.uk/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Adrian on 3rd January 2010, 12:38 am

I have to admit that I get a bit damp whenever I see Robins work, I wish I had known about traditional crafts when I was younger and looking for my life.

And I know exactly what you mean about the itchy fingers, just looking makes me want to create.

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2950
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Compostwoman on 3rd January 2010, 1:06 am

One of the things I am planning on putting on in Moors Wood is some traditional craft workshops from experts...

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Compostwoman on 15th February 2010, 10:44 pm

Am saving up pennies to go on a course at Acton Scott.....

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Adrian on 15th February 2010, 11:06 pm

I think you might need to save some pounds as well Cw

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2950
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Compostwoman on 15th February 2010, 11:13 pm

Have some pounds...its not actually that expensive and I am lucky enough to live quite near.... Very Happy

Birthday and 25th Wedding Aniversary comming up as well...

Guess what I have asked for...?

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Adrian on 15th February 2010, 11:43 pm

a pony?

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
avatar
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2950
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 48
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Compostwoman on 15th February 2010, 11:46 pm

Ha ha..been there, done that, spent 10 years from aged 6 - 16 with 3 horses to look after...

so no.

try green wood courses, Acton Scott, Small Woods assoc stuff ( am a memeber) , Mike Abbott etc etc .....

Compostwoman

Posts : 5689
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: Guardian traditional craft slideshows

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum