Community Made, a growing programme of projects happening beyond the walls of VISUAL, out in the community.
First up is Plant Banter, a new video series produced by VISUAL with Dee Sewell.
Dee will take us with her on fortnightly walks on lanes, riverbanks and woods around her home along the Carlow Kilkenny border, and show us changes that are happening in nature with the passing months.
Episode 1: Willow and Gorse
Here is the Gorse ice-cream recipe mentioned in Episode 1 (with thanks to Carl Legge).
Episode 2: Hedgerows
Episode 3: The Ash Tree
Episode 4: Frogs
Episode 5: Pollinators and Ivy
Episode 6: A Walk Around Old Leighlin
Episode 7: A Walk Along the Barrow River
Dee Sewell works in social, community, therapeutic horticultural & environmental education through her company Greenside Up. She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture; a qualified horticulturalist; one of the voluntary founding members of Community Gardens Ireland, the County Carlow Environmental Network and County Carlow Community Garden Network. She is a VOICE Ireland Recycling Ambassador, a GROW Observatory Community Champion in Ireland and a Stop Food Waste Master Composter.
Plant Banter is produced by VISUAL as part of Community Made.