• Art,  Crafts,  Fashion,  Graphic Design,  Photography

    Feeling crafty

    When was the last time you properly unwound? With the stresses of work and daily life it’s hard isn’t it? For us we normally switch off by having a meal out, enjoying good food and drink. We were recently reminded though that there is another way; by doing something creative and learning new skills we completely immersed ourselves and lost hours in a design (and slightly Prosecco) fuelled blur. We went along to a taster session for a craft event coming to Bowood House and gardens in June. We started with a drink (or two), and a bit of cake; got to feed those creative energies right! Our first class…

  • Food & Drink,  Lifestyle,  Photography,  Uncategorized

    At-Bristol: After Hours

    Have you ever wanted to be able to run around a science centre, play with fun experiments and drink a cocktail or two? Well the people at At-Bristol let you do just that! About 4 times a year, the science centre opens it’s doors later in the evening for over 18s only. These evenings often follow a theme, having already done the Food one, this time we were off to a… errr.. umm.. Sex themed one. Timed just a couple of days before Valentine’s Day – how romantic! We grabbed ourselves some love potions (cocktails), which only fuelled our need to regress and run around like a couple of kids. There was…

  • Graphic Design,  Lifestyle

    Photography

    I got an SLR camera for my 21st Birthday and to be honest I didn’t use it much until I started blogging. I touched on Digital Photography at University however we focused more on being creative rather than the functions on the camera. With any camera, be it a Compact, Bridge or SLR there are numerous buttons and options at your finger tips to allow you to take the best photograph possible. Since I take numerous photographs for my blog, it’s turned into a bit of a hobby. Alan has just recently decided to pursue a career in Sports Photography, we’re at a similar level with knowing how to take…