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Crafting with Friends

Posted on August 30th, 2014

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There’s nothing better than crafting with friends. Nuting out problems, sharing ideas, giving feedback, inspiring new projects and plans.  Drinking bottomless cups of tea, grazing on sweet treats made by someone who took the time.  Periods of silence (concentration taking over) followed by peals of  laughter or stories told. The joy of coming together to […]

Bird Nerd: Little Shag

Posted on August 27th, 2014

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Just in case you were starting to wonder if I’m really a bird nerd or if I just like a good rhyming pair, here’s my latest find: a little shag. I don’t know quite what it is about them, but I think shags have a little something special. I love their hooked beaks and the […]

Nature, Enter Me

Posted on August 23rd, 2014

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We went for a big walk in the hills around Wellington today.  Once we got high enough, it felt like we were a million miles from the city.  The paths were muddy from recent rain, and new fern fronds shone electric green.  Huge pines towered above us, a reminder of the power of nature and […]

Introducing… Hunting Bears’ Shop!

Posted on August 11th, 2014

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It’s been a long time coming, but I’ve finally set up my own shop! Hunting Bears’ shop is run through felt, a New Zealand-based online marketplace for handmade goods which is designed to enable artists, designers and craftspeople to promote their work and connect with buyers. So far, I’ve listed some of my hand-printed cards, […]

Clothe your table in flowers

Posted on August 6th, 2014

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I made a table runner to match my new cushions.   This is pretty much the easiest project ever- just cut a length of fabric and sew a seam around the edges, iron and pop on the table! Just add a cup of tea and a bunch of flowers, and I’m in my happy place 🙂