Category Archives: Inspirational Item of the Week

Folksy Friday

Folksy Friday – Three Bluetits, One Goldfinch and a Sparrow! We’re very happy to be re-blogging this from our guest post over on the Folksy blog! We love garden birds here at I Am Acrylic HQ and currently have a family … Continue reading

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Full Big Steam Ahead!

Remember the Big Steam Print that we crowdfunded – and blogged about in February? Well, it got the funding, and went FULL STEAM AHEAD! Yay!! We went to see the 12.5 tonne steamroller in action, in Acton, at the Transport … Continue reading

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Big Steam Print

We’ve just made a donation crowdfunding the Big Steam Print project organised by the Ditchling Museum of Art & Craft! So, so, so hope that this project goes ahead! There’s some amazing artists set to be involved who’ll make massive … Continue reading

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The Wool Kitchen

We were so thrilled to receive a commission request from the lovely Helen from The Wool Kitchen to make her a The Wool Kitchen (TWK) necklace, based on one of her balls of hand dyed wool! Here’s the finished thing, … Continue reading

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Collaborations!

Tonight we are guests on Folksy’s live twitter chat at 8pm called #folksyhour ….We can’t wait! We are chatting with Folksy alongside Leona from Lucky Dip Club and talking all about collaborating! We have been lucky to have collaborated (along … Continue reading

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Artists’ Open Houses

It’s nearly time for Artists’ Open Houses Brighton & Hove 2015! We love this festival! I remember going when I was younger and loving going into people’s houses to see all the amazing stuff they’d made! And you can buy … Continue reading

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Business Card of the Week #9

Today we’d like to introduce you to, if you’ve not already met, Hannah Bass Contemporary Tapesty! She make the most beautiful tapesty kits of city maps, and we love them! We first came across her work when she had a … Continue reading

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Museum der Dinge

Brendan ran the Berlin marathon in 2010 and I, along with some of our friends and family (Team Fan!) went along for the trip! Aside from Brendan running an amazing sub 3 hours time with a time of 2:58:35 – … Continue reading

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We Make London Pop Up!

Last night we went to the launch party for the new We Make London Pop Up gallery space, shop and a gluten free cafe that they are running with The Little House Kitchen up in Kentish Town. Very exciting! The … Continue reading

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Geffrye Museum Christmas Past

Today we had a wander around our neighbourhood – and finally managed to make it to the Geffrye Museum at Christmas time to see how they would have ‘decked the halls’ in the past! I think the ‘1965 living room’ … Continue reading

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