Balnacra Arts by Vicky Stonebridge

The Great Treehouse Challenge end of build

As previously blogged, SKY1 has a TV series in the autumn coming out, 3 programmes called the great Treehouse challenge. 1 programme is about the treehouse here that our community … Continue reading

September 3, 2011 · 4 Comments

TV treehouse build week.

The Great Treehouse Challenge for SKY1 is well underway. previous a blog  here. So I’d penciled in the week to get stuck in & help unload lorry’s, lugging the building sections, digging & hammering … Continue reading

August 31, 2011 · Leave a comment

The TV treehouse challenge- design reveal

Remember back HERE I blogged about the visit from the SKY! TV production company. They are working with the community to make a tree house for a community venue. On the 6th … Continue reading

August 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Great Treehouse Challenge for TV

I blogged back on the 11th July about our community pitching for a TV programme to build a dream tree house, and that i’d drawn up the initial design sketches. … Continue reading

July 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

2016 a year review

2016 will be remembered by many as the year so many famous people died and the voting disasters of Brexit and Trump shook everyone. We lost a lot of people … Continue reading

December 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

New Opening this Easter- The Pop-up Pottery!

Sometimes a solution to a problem is right in front of you all along! The problem? Firstly, the Smithy building to the east of Lochcarron- which was formerly a Heritage … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Raku demonstration 21st Feb 2015

February 21st I did a raku workshop & demonstration at the Treehouse. It is a perfect venue, shelter from the elements, away from anyone who’d object to smoke, somewhere to … Continue reading

March 7, 2015 · 1 Comment

Embrace the chaos, and build stuff with it.

‘Reasons why i haven’t done much art-work recently’ – February’s story.  It was all lovely and snowy. but Brrrr. how cold we were in the house with ancient storage heaters … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

January in photos

They don’t call January the Wolf month in Gaelic for nothing. Here’s my winter ware snowy selfie. We’ve had big storms, lots of tree damage, some snow, waterlogged ground and Brrr… … Continue reading

February 1, 2015 · Leave a comment