Tag Archives: Do It Yourself

Chainmail!

Learned how to do a bit of basic chainmail, used the skill to make a bracelet! Continue reading

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Crocheted Eye of Rainbow Providences

A recent series of crochet rainbows and all-seeing eyes. Continue reading

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A crochet parasol part 2; finishing off

I finished the crocheted parasol! Discussion on how to attach the canopy to the ribs, and what I would do differently next time. Continue reading

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Crocheted technicolour pineapple bikini

Another handmade festival wear creation, hot pink, blue and neon green bikini Continue reading

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Beginner’s Land Art; we built a pathway

Collaborative stair building from recycled roof tiles, wall cement and slate flooring. In beautiful Olabe, Basque Country. Continue reading

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Paste-up, découpage or papier mâché glue

How to make paper glue out of flour for découpage, papier mâché or street art paste-ups. Continue reading

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