Rurality Newsletter

October 2017

Fall is really here!  You can smell it, with the woodsmoke from fires, leaves falling, and pumpkins!

Rurality Newsletter - Rustic News

Do you go for walks in the woods and forests close by?  Don't forget to take a bag with you to collect seed pods, cones and twigs - this is the epitome of wildcrafting.

Wildcrafting

My little sheds are getting their annual refurbishment, including (but not limited to) the Eggporeum.  This little shed started life as a chicken house for my bantam hens, but it's morphed into a display for my bird-o-belia.  Check it out in its Autumn finery;

The Eggporeum Autumn Display

Scarecrows and pumpkins are the motif of the season.  Do you make these kinds of crafts to give your display a really homespun feel?

Barnboard Pumpkins

So that's it for this issue of Rurality.  I hope you've got some inspiration for your next project from what I've been doing. Still wanting more?  Join my Facebook group especially for those that want inspiration, or want to brag about their own projects here; Rustic and Succulents DIY Group.