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Self Portrait 2018

Originally posted on Droitwich Mail Art:
New year, new mail art project! SELF PORTRAIT          past, present, future and wannabe self [other-pair-of-eyes self, mum’s-wish self, socially-acceptable self, if-only self, before-I-met-you self, selfish self, the-best-of self, naughty self,…

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Sourdough – what’s in a name?

Originally posted on The Idiot Baker:
Once upon a time I’d never even heard of sourdough. In fact, I was middle-aged by the time I did, and I only heard of it because I started making my own bread. Funny thing is,…

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Citizen science – can you help?

via Zooniverse Advent: Day 2 – Treeversity

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Turkish eggs – cilbir

Having tasted this at Providores in London I had to find out how to make this ultimate comfort food! I’ve adapted it to as low-fat a version as possible in the past; today was not quite ‘go-for-broke’ but the rationing … Continue reading

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Small Pleasures and Nemesis

I passed a thoroughly enjoyable couple of hours again today playing piano (albeit rather badly) to accompany a friend  who is taking up his clarinet again after quite a break. He is much more determined than I and practises beforehand … Continue reading

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Selected mail art in two venues during October

Originally posted on Droitwich Mail Art:
Droitwich Spa is a small town with not a single one art gallery. It is difficult to find a venue when you wish to show the art. But some of the local businesses are…

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Sweet pea blues

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A Window on Zambia

Source: Zambia Gill Staden is a mine of information if you are considering going to Zambia: her new website brings together masses of helpful info and tips.   Gill’s photos of Zambia are also waaaay better than my 12-year-old collection; … Continue reading

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Ruth Bourne (UK)

Originally posted on Droitwich Mail Art:
Ruth Bourne is a Droitwich Spa photographer and a member of f.Action group of photographers. Ruth has an interest in all aspects of photography – portraits, nature, architecture, landscape, macro… She sent us her…

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Michael Wagner (Germany)

Originally posted on Droitwich Mail Art:
Michael Wagner from Heidelberg in Germany, has sent us 3 postcards – “Sound of the Street”, “I Robot” and “Lichtweg”. 

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