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Look After Yourself During Mental Health Awareness Week – and Beyond!

Look After Yourself During Mental Health Awareness Week – and Beyond!

This year, they key focus of Mental Health Awareness Week is stress. Research has shown that two thirds of us experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and stress is a key factor in this. If left unchecked, it can have a detrimental effect on our […]

Crafting Better Mental Wellbeing: Zentangle

Crafting Better Mental Wellbeing: Zentangle

Zentangle is known as “yoga for the brain”. While yoga physically relaxes you, zentangle is thought to be a great mental relaxant. It’s more structured than doodling but less so than a formal piece of artwork. It allows pure creative freedom in a world of abstract art, […]

Zentangle Cake: Ditch Sprinkles for Edible Pens

Zentangle Cake: Ditch Sprinkles for Edible Pens

This cake is a little time consuming, but you can really have some fun with your design. I did a little research on the internet first to look at different zentangle designs in colour. It’s amazing what’s out there – I found lots of inspiration! When I received Wilton’s Edible Food Writer Markers I was worried as they have quite a fat nib, but to my surprise, they write really well. I can draw very fine using them, as you can see in the dotty pattern I designed.

This project was imagined and created by our Cake Ambassador, Cassie Brown.

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