Posts Tagged ‘crafts’

St Kitts: History and folk crafts at the Wingfield Estate

Today we visited the Wingfield Estate. It’s a place full of fascinating history and heritage that is slowly being excavated and then restored. The Estate is like a storybook of the island’s past. It was the first working estate in the English-speaking Caribbean, and its initial crops were indigo dye and tobacco. Later, it produced […]

Printmaking with Jess Morgan

To celebrate the beginning of March (with perhaps even some warmer weather on the horizon…), rising folk star Jess Morgan shares with us some tips for easy DIY printmaking. So hit play on the Soundcloud player below to have a listen to Jess’s music as she teaches you a seriously nifty new craft skill. Over […]