a colourful journey

Manisha, Pramila and Samjhana share (ACJ #1)

Manisha, Pramila and Samjhana share (ACJ #1)

Every year, a group of travellers visit the ladies of Samunnat as part of the Colourful Journey.  In this trip which is led by Bishnu Rai of Himalayan Sunrise and our own Wendy didi, the ladies travelled on the road less travelled to places on eastern Nepal where many...
Fabulous Fozia Creative Centre!! Blog #6

Fabulous Fozia Creative Centre!! Blog #6

Our readers know that we make polymer clay beads and use them to make beautiful necklaces.  But we do not make the clasps for the necklaces or the silver hooks for our earrings. We buy these from the lovely people at Fozia Creative Centre. Our friends there are so...

More about our Kathmandu trip Blog #5

When the ladies from this year’s Colourful Journey came to visit us, we gave them a polymer clay lesson and sold them some jewellery.  We will write more about their visit later.  One of the things that made us so happy was that we raised enough  money from...

A trip to Kathmandu Blog #4

Kathmandu is a long way east of Birtamod.  Some of the ladies have never been.  To get to Kathmandu we have to catch a bus for 20 hours. We start in the afternoon and arrive the next day.  The bus is crowded and some of us get travel sick.  But we like to go and to...
A Colourful Journey

A Colourful Journey