Shared: Brighid’s Cross & Brighid doll/ straw doll tutorials by Colourful Crafts

Discover Druidry had the links for these up on their Facebook page. They look like a nice project for crafty Pagans, so I’m sharing the links as well:

Brighid’s Cross tutorial – by Colourful Crafts

Brighid doll/ straw doll tutorial – by Colourful Crafts


Traditional Crafts at Local Village Fair

Last Summer my parents and I visited a neighbouring village for their annual village fair. It’s been going for hundreds of years, and there are no signs of it stopping any time soon. What was lovely to see, amongst the craft stalls, were two areas showcasing traditional crafts.

Rob lives in our village and makes traditional wooden frame buildings. He also does thatched roofs. He had a display of some of the techniques used, and was even giving a demonstration of how he cuts beams into shape by hand.

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