Studying in Japan

Studying in Japan

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Blog

Studying Makie-e in Japan   We all have lists of things we consider important. Learning is high up on mine. This year I’ve done a lot of learning. Earlier in the year I saw a picture of a guitar by a Japanese luthier. The maker’s name is Hiro Ebata. Look him up. Nice guitars. The […]

Helping out in Cambodia 2

Helping out in Cambodia 2

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Blog

            So having spent the last few weeks in Cambodia I’ve made a small list of other NGO projects which seem to be doing a decent job of training, helping and providing employment. The only place that has more NGOs than Cambodia is Rwanda, so there is no shortage to […]

Helping out in Cambodia

Helping out in Cambodia

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Blog

Helping out in Cambodia? Most of you know that for the last few years I’ve spent the winters travelling around Asia. So far I’ve spent time in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Laos, Japan, Malaysia, and this year Cambodia has been added to the list. For the last couple of winters I’ve spent time both as […]

Flashpacking minimalist travelling luthier!

Flashpacking minimalist travelling luthier!

Posted by on Apr 13, 2014 in Blog

Ive just arrived in Malaysia and will hopefully start some voluntary work in the north in the next few days. This is after having  just spent the last few weeks in India. Some was spent practicing yoga, trying to iron out all them creases which have started to appear all over me body. Part of […]