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Clay & Self-Sufficiency

I  was at a garden centre yesterday, one that I particularly enjoy: Brian Minter‘s Country Garden. You can find ordinary and rare or unusual plants there. I saw saffron crocuses being grown for the first time… He also sells about … Continue reading

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We must believe in and protect our artistic vision

Our artistic vision is our guiding light. It illuminates the terrain around us and our inner life. We must come to trust ourselves and our artistic vision. At the same time, it is best to surround ourselves with people who … Continue reading

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Building with Clay: In Consideration of Tiny Cob Homes

It amazes me that cob homes fare as well as they do in coastal climes but they do and have done for centuries in the British Isles. Made of clay and other natural materials, they are unique in that almost … Continue reading

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