Wild Tiles and FerroCement

Bring out your cracked ornaments, lonely bits of toys, crockery, and tiles. You can buy second-hand crockery and tiles if you are short of junk (who can be short of junk?). Together we will turn them into your personality masterpiece. You can make a sign for your home, shed or outhouse, a stepping stone, garden sculpture or sun-dial. We will supply a teacher, ideas, experience and cement. You bring the tiles and bits and make it happen. This one-off workshop is part of our permaculture goals: up-cycling land-fill, reducing consumption, skill building, empowering and enjoying a little friendship whilst being …

Chicken Stories

Chicken stories. Heremy Hen, Half and Half and their friends. by ©Megan A Sampson Here-My-Hen Heremy Hen Once upon a time, not so long ago, there was a little chicken shed which held chickens and ducks. Heremy Hen was my favourite chicken and half and half was the prettiest because she was half cream and half black. I called my favourite chicken, Heremy Hen because she would come as soon as I called out. “here. come here, my hen”. so her name became Here-my-hen. Our first chicken family were very caring and sharing, but the next family of chickens were …