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Rebooted

A little late in the day now, but I thought it’s worth mentioning James and I are at Reboot 9.0 in Copenhagen. If you’d…

In a name…

One or two people have asked about where the name Folksy originated. I really don’t know. There were a few other names knocking around…

“Good with your hands”

Russell kind of caught us on the hop today. He mentioned Folksy and also said some terribly nice things about me. All correct of…

Meet our Makers

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Good News from Bad – meet the maker using craft as therapy

For Bibi from Good News From Bad, craft is a form of therapy. When everyday activities are a struggle, making something with her hands helps distract and soothe. She tells us how, by spinning yarn from old newspapers, she is able to turn bad news stories into something good.