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About notewords

Guitarist, Music teacher, Writer

My Recent Kintsugi Work

Originally posted on My porcelain painting blog:
Happy 2020 to everyone from Japan! We are in our New Year’s holidays now.  I came back to update my blog constantly again! Today I want to show you my recent kintsugi work.…

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All the Best for 2020.

This is going to be very quick. I am having internet problems which may continue for a while. Otherwise things are going along reasonably. I had plans! But life is what happens while you are making other plans… All the … Continue reading

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Sad Update

I’m sorry to say the bird didn’t survive. The people at the rehabilitation center think he was hit by a car. Thanks to everyone for good wishes and positive comments.  

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An Unplanned Day

I know, I know. There has been a deathly silence in this little corner of cyberspace. My drafts folder is littered with half-written posts. No major changes – life just keeps happening while I make other plans. And my energy … Continue reading

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Ndlovu Youth Choir are in the Finals!

Those who read my rather irregular ramblings might remember some posts about the Ndlovu Youth Choir. They went viral with a version of The Shape of You (Ed Sheeran) and did a fabulous version of our national anthem in the … Continue reading

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Day trip to Exeter Cathedral for a special Embroidery exhibition — Stitched up with Thread

With our little cottage is starting to feel more like home, we decided that the time had come to plan a day trip to get to see a little more of this part of England, especially with my course commencing … Continue reading

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Sing a Song

The cockatiel is much better, pretty much back to his old self. He whistles to go out, but the weather is getting cooler and I don’t want him to get sick again. He’s no youngster. I was hoping to get … Continue reading

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