My Glass Resume

The other day I was relating to someone about where I had been learning how to make glass beads. Well I thought I had better put it down in black and white as one has a habit of forgetting the important stuff! My first class way back in 2000 was in Johannesburg at the Dragon …

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Market – Craft

I was on the market at Southey Vines, Somerset West on the Wednesday 21st. It seemed so strange to be there during the week, when the usual craft market is on a Saturday. There werent the usual crowds who usually support the market, but I found it very intersting as there was a very different …

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Feedback/Design Indaba 2007

I am pleased to report back that I was fully credited for that big boo-boo on behalf of the suppliers to the team at Design Indaba. I still feel quite cheesed off that I did not have my proper display stand, I am sure I would have done more business and that I would have …

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Writing in a blog

I am so pleased that more and more people are getting into writing a blog, it is like writing in ones diary, except one does not get too personal!!! I see that a chap in Egypt got into trouble for making some remarks about the president, so someone got upset. I guess one has to …

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DSTV/Sharing

I know this is funny, but when one has looked forward to viewing a programme and then some sport or other seems to have taken over, life gets a bit frustrating! It is no use laying down the law – one never wins, except if one had another tv, but that is out of the …

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New Boro Rods

I have just come back from buying some borosilicate rods from the company in Pinelands. I always get lost when I go there, but this time, it did not seem so difficult. Pinelands can be easy if one sticks to the one main road, but to get there is another thing. I get confused as …

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