Tag Archives: Travelling

Nettle Tea and the Boscawen-Un stone circle

Foraging for spring nettles and visiting ancient stone sites in Cornwall. Continue reading

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Rugging in Portugal

Making rag rugs on the road again Another day, another rag rug, or so the saying goes! Just another quick, small project on the road to replace an older green-and-yellow rug that has seen better days. The rug needs to … Continue reading

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A fast crochet rug using t-shirt fabrics

Crocheting a new bathmat from old recycled clothes. Galah colours. Info on how to piece crochet circles to create a rug that lies flat. Continue reading

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Crocheting rugs and travelling in Spain

Creating artworks in a tiny space can be challenging I am missing being able to access to an artist studio. I think that travel and creativity go hand in hand but space is tight. There is basically no desk/floor/wall space … Continue reading

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Interesting graffiti 

Great graffiti, sad sculptures, awesome alliteration… Continue reading

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Repairing the van

Leaving Seville with a bagful of memories, highlights and lowlights Continue reading

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Staying in Dos Hermanas near Seville

Cooling my heels in Seville waiting for solar system repairs, taking in beautiful tiling and architecture. Mending some garments and reappraising van living. Continue reading

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Not everything is sunny in Seville

Some difficulties with the van solar system. Parked up near Seville to sort this out and visit friends. Continue reading

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Assembling a yurt, finishing touches

Our main building project at Olabe is now complete! Finishing up the yurt and working out the kinks in our yurt assembly process took about a week in total. You can read about the first few days of the project … Continue reading

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Yurt assembly in Basque Country; tips when building for your first yurt

My partner and I have been busy assembling a yurt in the Basque Country. We picked up a few tips and ideas you might want to consider if you are starting out on your first yurt building project. It has … Continue reading

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