bits and bobs

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAstuff and bits of paper making OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPoppy asked how paper was made…a quick google search, and scrounging for supplies, she and I started to make our own paper.  We got through the stage where you soak ripped pieces of paper in water…..about five days later we came back to it… Ahem.. let me be clear, you don’t need to leave it for five days we just got a little side tracked!  We made green paper and threw parsley seeds on top.  We have been cutting pieces off, popping them in homemade envelopes (made months ago from vintage kids books) then giving them to friends with instructions to plant/water/grow your own parsley.

We enjoyed making paper, it’s easy, so we made another batch with Fox, adding flower seeds instead of parsley.

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