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 Forum: Events   Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

Posted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 9:04 pm 

Replies: 13
Views: 552


oooh,

we could do with a guest speaker........do you know any of them who may be up for it?

 Forum: Events   Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

Posted: Sun Sep 14, 2014 6:25 pm 

Replies: 13
Views: 552


i'll leave my zine entries in the tomahawk cupboard as going away this week.......hope that is ok

 Forum: Events   Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

Posted: Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:01 am 

Replies: 13
Views: 552


am i too late to add anything to the zine?

also think we should encourage people to out their craftivism out there at the end of the weekend

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Cultural Boycott of Israel

Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:15 pm 

Replies: 13
Views: 392


yep

 Forum: Events   Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

Posted: Sat Jul 12, 2014 3:45 pm 

Replies: 13
Views: 552


may be able to make that date......maybe a squeeze, but i am in!

 Forum: Events   Topic: SEED SWAP 2014

 Post subject: Re: SEED SWAP 2014
Posted: Fri May 09, 2014 8:08 am 

Replies: 3
Views: 334


thanks swithun

just looked a website and for sunday 11th may it says there is an inky fingers event in the afternoon

is this a clash? there was nothing in the diary when i booked the seed swap?

could the seed swap be added to the events

 Forum: Events   Topic: SEED SWAP 2014

 Post subject: Re: SEED SWAP 2014
Posted: Fri May 02, 2014 4:52 pm 

Replies: 3
Views: 334


is this format better for putting on the web?

 Forum: Events   Topic: SEED SWAP 2014

 Post subject: SEED SWAP 2014
Posted: Thu May 01, 2014 11:23 am 

Replies: 3
Views: 334


yes it is back again!! so get out the seeds, dust off the trowels and bring a friend!

Sunday 11th May 2-5pm

have attached a couple of seedy posters if someone could add them to facebook and the website
many thanks

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: free tap water

 Post subject: Re: free tap water
Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2014 10:58 am 

Replies: 5
Views: 918


done
they may send e mail to confirm harry

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: free tap water

 Post subject: free tap water
Posted: Mon Jan 06, 2014 1:09 pm 

Replies: 5
Views: 918


in the old cafe we had a sticker saying get your free tap water here. i don't think we have a new one. the only website i can find is this...

http://taps.givemetap.co.uk/maps?utf8=✓&search=Edinburgh%2C+City+of+Edinburgh%2C+UK&find-taps=Find+Taps

is it the same? shall we sign up?

simone

 Forum: Events   Topic: DIY HAIRCUTS

 Post subject: DIY HAIRCUTS
Posted: Sun Dec 22, 2013 3:08 pm 

Replies: 1
Views: 514


hello everyone HAPPY MIDWINTER To celebrate and GET THAT NEW LOOK for 2014 there will be a DIY HAIRCUT event at the FOREST CAFE on Sunday 29th from 7pm. Clippers, scissors, combs and ideas supplied!! see you there...tell your friends....esp the ones who need a trim and that may be nifty with the sci...

 Forum: Kitchen   Topic: If Forest Did Breakfasts...

Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2013 4:02 pm 

Replies: 6
Views: 649


scrambled tofu on toast

the cooked breakfast stevie used to do at bristo place

oats - no thanks, i'm eating out in a cafe i want something speshial!

 Forum: Events   Topic: clothes swap

 Post subject: clothes swap
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:33 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 625


there will be a clothes swap at the forest café on sunday 27th oct 5-9pm. bring any clothes, shoes, handbags, accessories, cats etc to throw into the mix and go home with some delightful new items. no need to bring anything though, free shop motto applies, give what you can take what you need see yo...

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Virgo Cull

 Post subject: Re: Virgo Cull
Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2013 6:11 pm 

Replies: 3
Views: 707


aquarians are pretty reliable and full of amazing ideas , or so i hear!

 Forum: FOOP   Topic: tuesdays 3-6

 Post subject: tuesdays 3-6
Posted: Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:50 am 

Replies: 0
Views: 814


hi all thanks for all you help with foop. it's been doing pretty well recently thanks to you. ben has started opening on a tuesday 3-6 as well, and this seems to be popular, however he is away for 2 weeks so if anyone else is able to open it up then that would be great. could i just remind you that ...

 Forum: FOOP   Topic: recipe zine

 Post subject: recipe zine
Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:30 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 862


we discussed making a zine for foop using foop ingredients. shall we have a date to have this made by? we can photocopy them at the forest. here are the recipe ideas each person was going to come up with: ben - uber deluxe muesli kat - kichiri simone - red lentil pasta sauce martin - popcorn with he...

 Forum: FOOP   Topic: friday 12th for apprenticeships!

Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:47 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 767


hello anyone who would like to get involved with foop should come along this friday 3-6pm to see what happens and have a go! you don't need to come for the whole thing if you don't want to , about 30 - 45 minutes should be enough time to show you everything. i'll bring a diary sheet along too so the...

 Forum: FOOP   Topic: Delivery

 Post subject: Re: Delivery
Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:43 pm 

Replies: 1
Views: 454


hello

yes

they await your collection. they are on top of foop boxes. foopers there friday 3-6, or you can get key from kitchen manager for 137 and collect them. sorry, i thought you were busy and not able to collect them, rather than not knowing they had arrived as they came weeks ago.

 Forum: Events   Topic: late night foop friday 14th june

Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:34 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 810


hello

this friday is late night foop 3-8.30pm at the forest cafe

all the usual wholefoods and toiletries for sale

please tell all your friends!

simone x x

could someone please put this on the website for me - ta

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Lost apron

 Post subject: Re: Lost apron
Posted: Wed Jun 05, 2013 5:46 pm 

Replies: 2
Views: 540


we have an apron at our house on it that says kiss the code on it!!

does that mean we win the lines of c......

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Free Shop...

 Post subject: Re: Free Shop...
Posted: Tue May 28, 2013 7:01 pm 

Replies: 5
Views: 1452


yep yep yep yep yep

i know a couple of people who may be interested in helping make shelves for it, i'll ask them

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Classic shoes

 Post subject: Re: Classic shoes
Posted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:54 pm 

Replies: 16
Views: 2706


i don't think you can beat a classic court shoe myself

Attachment:
Nine-West-Stepout-Classic-Court-Shoes.jpg


or for the larger sized foot

Attachment:
manshoe.jpg

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: FOOP - Forest Food Coop Needs You

Posted: Mon Mar 04, 2013 9:00 am 

Replies: 0
Views: 1060


hello Foop is looking for new volunteers. If you are interested in helping out with the Forest's Food Coop then please contact me or come along on a Friday at the Forest 3-6pm. A shift involves setting up the table with the food and then taking peoples money! Depending on what we need there may also...

 Forum: Events   Topic: non violent direct action workshop

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:01 am 

Replies: 0
Views: 977


free non violent direct action workshop this sunday. will cover blockading techniques and all you need to know for taking part in the scrap trident big blockade of faslane on april 15th! sunday march 1st 1-5pm in st john's church princes street. hosted by anti nuclear activists from trident ploughsh...

 Forum: Events   Topic: SEED SWAP

 Post subject: Re: SEED SWAP
Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2013 8:59 pm 

Replies: 1
Views: 652


poster: could someone put this on the website and facebook
thanks

 Forum: Events   Topic: SEED SWAP

 Post subject: SEED SWAP
Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2013 7:11 pm 

Replies: 1
Views: 652


hello all there will be a SEED SWAP at the FOREST CAFÉ on Saturday 30th March, 12-5pm. bring seeds, plants, pots, seedlings, books, and other gardening paraphernalia to swap. there will be the chance to plant seeds on the day so bring egg boxes to get started planting early. look forward to seeing y...

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Free Shop...

 Post subject: Re: Free Shop...
Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2013 4:39 pm 

Replies: 5
Views: 1452


i can help if you need dai
having a pre spring clear out so would be good to have one soon
simone x

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:18 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


will get one today for you cat they have come in and look great . how many more shall i order? i did not know we were closed over xmas so this limits selling time as people will not be able to buy them til jan....is this too late?. shall we get 20? 30? i'll order them tomorrow, saturday. maybe someo...

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2012 9:36 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


km's could you please keep 2 for me please thanks and if they are ok please feel free to sell them! i think we should go for £6.50 and hope that the next lot come in at that price, if not we put them up.
if the cover looks crap then we can get new covers done or sell them cheap!

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 8:54 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


tis done! i have ordered 10 copies which will cost £5 cost price. we'll see how these look as the cover may need a quick tweak and then we can order more if we think they will sell. the may cost more in the next order as this one was discounted. think we could sell them for 6.50, making a small prof...

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2012 7:47 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


sure
i'm hoping to get it off for monday

how many copies shall i get done first? about 30, depending on prices?

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:29 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


i won't be there as imagine i'll still be doing the diary.....though tis going well now. could you send them to me by e mail?

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:09 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


jan - kat corbet feb - swithun mar - emily apr - may - simone jun - jul - margarida aug - sep - oct - martin nov - catalina dec - rachel have changed it a bit. yas and billy shall i assume you do not want to do this? we have enough now i think so do not panic, unless you have stuff you want included...

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:04 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


sounds great caroline
thank you

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:02 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


another one would be good if you are able if not no worries as i only have 4 months so far.
don't really know what to do about this as it feels as if it'll be the new year before we get it done ........
and months still to fill......HELP

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: Return of the FOOP

 Post subject: Return of the FOOP
Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2012 8:22 pm 

Replies: 2
Views: 1075


hello all the forest food coop will be returning on FRIDAY 7th DEC from 3-6pm, in the café. it will be there every following friday at the same time. it is a chance for you to buy low cost (we add on 10% to cover the cost of bags) dried goods, soaps, toiletries, and anything else you think we should...

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2012 8:17 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


so each month needs the following amount of pages , thank you caroline

jan - 5
feb - 4
mar - 4
apr - 4
may - 5
jun - 4
jul - 4
aug - 5
sept - 4
oct - 4
nov - 5
dec -5

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2012 8:11 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


great

any late takers for may and june?

if any one needs my e mail to send them to me let me know if you are not putting them here

thanks

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:35 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


jan - kat corbet
feb - swithun
mar - emily
apr - yas
may
jun
jul - margarida
aug - billy
sep - simone
oct - martin
nov - catalina
dec - rachel

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:28 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


jan - kat corbet
feb - swithun
mar
apr - yas
may
jun
jul - margarida
aug - billy
sep - simone
oct - martin
nov - catalina
dec - rachel


thanks swithun

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:27 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


one page? not sure what you mean we need to do 4 or 5 pages each to fill each month. superstar caroline is making the weekly planners and we have 3/4 months left to fill. though i did think of some emergency ideas for month fillers are: blank for own notes, or with a heading for ideas of things to w...

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Tue Nov 27, 2012 5:58 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


jan - kat corbet
feb
mar
apr - yas
may
jun
jul - margarida
aug - billy
sep - simone
oct - martin
nov - catalina
dec - rachel

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Tue Nov 27, 2012 5:56 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


[quote]Ok, I've been playing with figures and possibilities and here's a proposal. If we do the 7-day format (I like that one because it gives us a whole page for creativity) like this - week to the left, artsy bits to the right: we will need 120 pages for the diary itself (5 weeks + 5 blanks/week)....

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 1:21 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


yes, the deadline is still the 1st but wondering if possible to do this with so many months not taken
what do you think?
i still can't find template
shall try again

 Forum: The People's Forum   Topic: proposal: graphic novels library on Sunday's afternoons?

Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:10 am 

Replies: 9
Views: 1540


they are at the pavilion cafe

and as susannah says:
Quote:
I used to lend my graphic novels through the hats&books library but they moved to the Pavillion and they have now the books on open shelves. And I am so, so, so, so... tired of 'losing' things through different groups!!

 Forum: Kitchen   Topic: Zhug recipies

 Post subject: Re: Zhug recipies
Posted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 7:51 pm 

Replies: 10
Views: 1912


where are you getting the scotch bonnets from? razwan never has them anymore.....boohoo

 Forum: Events   Topic: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval

Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 5:51 pm 

Replies: 32
Views: 4626


boo
i'll be away
sniff
enjoy

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2012 5:00 pm 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


jan - kat corbet
feb
mar
apr - yas
may
jun
jul - margarida
aug - billy
sep - simone
oct - martin
nov - catalina
dec

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:18 am 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


the left side will be blank and the right will be less girlie version of this

http://kidsfreefunpage.com/wp-content/g ... ary8_0.jpg

 Forum: Make/Sell   Topic: DIARY

 Post subject: Re: DIARY
Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:04 am 

Replies: 43
Views: 7229


ps it will be black and white, or we could just do it in one colour like the slingshot diary. they did dark pink/purple.

photos can be used as well.
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