Back Again

Blog entry number 2. A kick start to my writing this was realising that people actually read my first entry! And how I found that out was they would come to my stall at the Grahamstown Arts Festival a few weeks ago and say, ‘I thought you said you weren’t coming here again?’ Well…yes. Busted, to some degree. To skip very dull details , I had a pre-paid stand and felt stronger in myself to…

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Endings and beginnings

The start of this blog marks the end of a very long relationship with a festival that has, on reflection, shaped me almost completely. I first started trading at the Grahamstown Arts festival in 2006. I packed my car with 60 hand made, hand embroidered meditation cushions and about 10 home made yoga pants that took me ages to finish. I sat there trying to demonstrate but not freak the crowd out and, after a slow…

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