Garden special - making a willow tunnel

It's 9.30 on Saturday morning and the sun is shining! Kath and Phil the weaver and team are already at the garden setting out the structure for us. People are starting to arrive and Phil is training them up in the necessary skills as they arrive. Getting quite busy…

Constructing the Ramp

The ramp and toilet block is finally underway so I will keep a pictorial record in this blog entry as work progresses. So keep watching. New I have added a donation option in the blog menu bar. So if you want to support Acomb Methodist Church and the Community Garden…

A bit more cabin

I have not been able to do much in the Community Garden in the last couple of weeks so I thought I would help Tim assemble the veranda for the large log cabin. This is how it is illustrated in the installation manual: But how will it look after we…

Making the Log Cabin - Day 6

We thought we'd have a concentrated go on Saturday morning. Henry is back from his hols and he is the roofing 'expert' so let's get the felt on the roof. Work is still going on with the side store. We had a steady stream of visitors coming to give encouragement…

Making the Log Cabin - Day 5

Bit of a drizzly dank day today but on the plus side Freda has come to help us today. Here I am fixing on the roof insulation panels. Where does this part go? Freda noticed that the electrician had wired up the small cabin with lights and power and I've…