Bee Wild was Swarming with Pom Pom Makers

Yesterday I went along with Anthony to help make pom pom bees with the children at the Parkview 4U's 'Bee Wild Day' to launch the #pollenCounts campaign. We filled our boxes with yarn, Pom Pom makers of various sizes, scissors, donned our 'Seriously Hooked Up' tops and headed for the Eco pod. We set up just before 10 with a due scheduled break at 12.30 until 1.30. It was amazing, we never anticipated it being so popular! All day right from 10am we had a constant swarm of excited bee makers, it was so busy our scheduled break passed us by… We buzzed right through the day. Anthony was glad he brought his icord maker as we definitely needed it for some extra wings! Even some of the parents and

Sharing skills and swarms

Last night was Kirkham‘s crochet, knitting and yarn social. The group was well attended. The lovely people had been very busy since last session and we had a new swarm of bees made or being made towards #Pollencounts at #parkview4u. I had the chance to help Kerry make a fluffy soft pom pom for her knitted Easter bunny and then share my C2C skills with Melanie. I can’t wait to see Melanie’s C2C blanket. She definately mastered the square last night. Hers is the yellow one pictured above. I always enjoy our groups, its great to catch up with how creative eveeryone has been. Here is a selection of bees being made or that had been started last night: Top left made by Melanie, top right Debbie,

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