Hi i'm Milly Rocca, I am helping Sheenagh with her social media, website and blogging, and any other jobs she can find me!! A bit about me: I have just started my GCSE's at Queen Elizabeth Humanities Collage and am studying Business and Enterprise. When I was 6 I started gymnastics and ever since I have loved it. A year ago I stopped training and started doing more coaching at Hereford Sparks Gymnastics Club. How do you find space to create? Leave a comment down below to let
How to get yourself back on track? It's been a busy 2 weeks preparing and exhibiting at Herefordshire's h.Art, managed by Brightstripe. Things I learnt: What I like to make isn't necessarily what people like to buy!! I love dirty chia, thanks Michaela for introducing me to that very wicked drink at Oscar's cafe, The HOPE Centre, Bromyard where we were exhibiting. Display is important. It was only at the end of the exhibition I got the ha
With the final day of h.Art tomorrow the question is.....What next? I'm loving exploring eco-dyeing so will probably continue with this for a while. Last night my long suffering husband came home and got excited thinking the great smell was his tea, I had to break it to him it was cloth simmering gently with mulberries!!! I think it's the serendipity which I love, the happy accidents! I can't wait to unravel the bundle and see the results. The last bundle didn't take very wel
Trying my hand at eco-dyeing There's a great mulberry tree in the park opposite where I live so I've been out foraging. Boiling and mashing the fruit to extract the dye from the fruit, then immersing a piece of silk wrapped around a chunk of kindling with cotton thread tied tightly around it. Love the subtle colour.