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by nix
Sat Nov 13, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

The first masterclass war today and went well.. thanks to all who attended, the man who delivers the milk and Stevie who is the coffeemaster.
by nix
Sat Nov 13, 2010 4:49 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

I love tea and coffee and herbal infusions! feel the chamomile!

here is updated handbook. not at all finished please help!

see yous at the masterclass!

thanks!
coffeeandteahandbook131110.doc
coffeeandteahandbook131110.odt
by nix
Sat Nov 13, 2010 12:14 am
Forum: Events
Topic: COCOPSYCHOSIS 19th Nov. 8 -1
Replies: 0
Views: 1121

COCOPSYCHOSIS 19th Nov. 8 -1

Oh YES! its COCOPSYCHOSIS, COCOAPSYCHOSIS, CACOAPSYCHOSIS Time to get chocolaty and mental, dance all night to the Sounds of Chandra on the Ngoni , Nomen Luni , Manje with Asazi http://sites.google.com/site/manjeumculo/ , and the phenomenal Diddly Squat! http://www.myspace.com/bodiddleysquat get cr...
by nix
Fri Nov 05, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: buy the forest/save the forest
Replies: 30
Views: 9317

Re: buy the forest/save the forest

oh, and when I get back to Edinburgh. (monday)

I will look up the final guide and print it out for you and present it on a silver platter.

'big love'

N
by nix
Fri Nov 05, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: buy the forest/save the forest
Replies: 30
Views: 9317

Re: buy the forest/save the forest

hello stewart.

this is anojing.

the notes are online.

I just serched 'mixer' and found them.

I am on the road at the moment and the mashine I am on has no copy/paste function!

the posts are called 'guide p1' ect.

look them up, and you ken what, pal?

I think you are rude.

thanks!

N
by nix
Wed Nov 03, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

here is the rough rough start for the handbook.

thanks!

Can someone please print out the sign up sheet, in above post, and pin it in the kitchen.

thanks.
N/
by nix
Wed Nov 03, 2010 3:05 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

point taken scoutt. here is a rough poster, and due to the tasty challenge of having to invent a free/cheap boxing system, I'm gonna put it off a week ... so starting on sat the 13th from 10:30 to 11:30. would anyone want to help me out with this and lead one of the sessions and/or collaborate with ...
by nix
Sat Oct 30, 2010 11:47 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

right folks. "due to economic circumstances", it looks like we have to find a DIY, cheap, free solution to the tea storage situation. anyone got any thin ply and a wee bit of thyme?
by nix
Sat Oct 30, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

cool, so I am wanting to organise the first, " tea & coffee preparation master class " for Saturday 6th of November. 3-4pm we can go over the basics of the coffee machine, the types of coffeedrink we offer, the best practice of preparation and tricks & techniques along with a look ...
by nix
Thu Oct 28, 2010 4:50 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

Great Neil!

Can you order 3 of those 9boxes things from boxylady?
that would be grat and we can get on with the stramlining teasorting..

ooh, I do love a cuppa...
by nix
Tue Oct 26, 2010 9:24 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: tea strain
Replies: 24
Views: 11402

Re: tea strain

We shouldn't pretend to be a classy tea place when we clearly are not capable of being that, any more than we are capable of serving proper good coffee. Sorry Niel, I strongly disagree. this is a negative attitude that underestimates the capabilities of our lovely volunteers. We are capable of serv...
by nix
Sat Oct 09, 2010 9:04 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: new bristohall poster comments?
Replies: 12
Views: 4612

Re: new bristohall poster comments?

Yes, nice poster..
but, Ken is right, the capacity is 120 and the forest website address theforest.org.uk .. it will redirect, I think that looks neater,

and talking about neatness, I think the hall the hall looks quite messy in that picture.... (better than usual)

just my thoughts
by nix
Sat Oct 09, 2010 1:25 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: text based painting in the 'Lady's' toilet
Replies: 2
Views: 1595

Proposal: text based painting in the 'Lady's' toilet

Hello. I would like to do a painting in the lady's' toilet, that will involve stencilling text and working with typography in a creative and innovative way. The text is based on quotes from members of the Forest community and other wise persons. I would like to do this on Sunday night with Shelly. I...
by nix
Sat Oct 09, 2010 1:11 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: doors for gallery
Replies: 8
Views: 4819

Re: doors for gallery

get shutters made that would fold at sides but prob come into gallery space slightly . made out of ply, about £50. can get padlocks put on them.
by nix
Sat Oct 09, 2010 1:10 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door
Replies: 15
Views: 4666

Re: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door

yes.
Sunday @ 10pm.
by nix
Fri Oct 08, 2010 1:00 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door
Replies: 15
Views: 4666

Re: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door

Lovely drawing... I say Yay! I have a plan to make a proposal for a painting in there too! Having spoken to you yesterday, I understand that you are soon to depart? I also will be traveling soon, super soon, like Monday 5am. What about a latenight toilet painting seshion. on sundaynight? If nobody o...
by nix
Fri Oct 08, 2010 12:53 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: Rad animal people outside bathrooms -> Benk
Replies: 10
Views: 3721

Re: Proposal: Rad animal people outside bathrooms -> Benk

Fuck Yeah!

Lovely proposal Benk.

I say Go For It!

Yeah! Yeah!
by nix
Mon Sep 27, 2010 1:37 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: general info from yesterday's meeting.
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

Re: general info from yesterday's meeting.

Yes, that is "chris" on the BB.

he is also the new Building Manager.
by nix
Sun Sep 19, 2010 11:56 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Rooms Available in lovely Farmhouse
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

Re: Rooms Available in lovely Farmhouse

Hello people!

THE BIG ROOM IS STILL AVAILABLE!

Please get in contact, move out to the country, it's better out here!

Thanks,
NiX

P.S.
I have lost my phone, so Email me. or call Simon.
by nix
Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Rainbow Gathering Autumn Equinox Full Moon Celebration!
Replies: 4
Views: 2319

Rainbow Gathering Autumn Equinox Full Moon Celebration!

Scotland Rainbow Gathering Autumn Equinox Full Moon Celebration! WEDNESDAY 22nd SEPT. MAGIC! MUSIC! RITUAL! SWEAT-LODGE! COMMUNAL FOOD! JOY! LIGHT! LOVE! Right then Forest folk.. lets get to the woods! If you are coming, I strongly suggest you come in the daylight hours, as at night it can be hard ...
by nix
Sat Sep 18, 2010 11:21 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: itzik sha
Replies: 4
Views: 2014

Re: Proposal: itzik sha

does the workshop room still need tidying up?

yes.

There is the red room action day on monday morning. .. that could be a good time, I'll be around.

thanks for all your help, Paulinko.
by nix
Fri Sep 17, 2010 2:18 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Artist Facilities Working Group meeting 9th September 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 3832

Re: Artist Facilities Working Group meeting 9th September 20

DARKROOM UPDATE! Wow, it is nice in there. good fan, new paint. tidy. Brittonie + Lara have joined the Darkroom team with amazing energy and enthusiasm! manythanks! We are still experiencing troubles with the enlargers, Martin? can you help? anyone? Below is a rough proposal for "Intro to Photo...
by nix
Fri Sep 17, 2010 2:02 am
Forum: Facilities
Topic: The Darkroom is back from the dark!
Replies: 4
Views: 3338

The Darkroom is back from the dark!

Hello! Yes, the darkroom is open. Please email Darkroom 'at' theforest . org .uk to make a booking or for info. It is fully ventilated and cleand and tidy. there are still some slight technical things to be ironed out, if you have a spare enlarger kicking about it would help... but the Darkroom Team...
by nix
Thu Sep 16, 2010 1:16 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal for the front room
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: Proposal for the front room

RED ROOM ACTION DAY...

MONDAY 20th SEPT. 10-5

BE THERE OR BE ....?
by nix
Thu Sep 16, 2010 12:27 pm
Forum: Workshops
Topic: Sunday letter writing club!
Replies: 3
Views: 3057

Re: Sunday letter writing club!

ravanwin wrote:i want to eat her brains.

please don't, I think she needs them.
by nix
Tue Sep 14, 2010 12:42 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: action room
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Proposal: action room

It could get caned out the back you know.


er.. this is a joke no?
once you lift the carpet it will never go back.

what about the carpet cleaning machine, or the Carpet Shampoo and a scrubbing brush?
by nix
Tue Sep 14, 2010 12:39 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: "Rock Da House" Special Dance Party - Friday 24th
Replies: 7
Views: 2882

Re: "Rock Da House" Special Dance Party - Friday 24th

Ooh, I love a good Tuba!
by nix
Tue Sep 14, 2010 2:32 am
Forum: Events
Topic: "Rock Da House" Special Dance Party - Friday 24th
Replies: 7
Views: 2882

"Rock Da House" Special Dance Party - Friday 24th

"Rock Da House" Special Dance Party Friday 24th September 8 - 12 Super Heavy DJ's spinning the Fat Dubs & Styles LIVE BANDS! : "Portnawack & the Woo" - "Forest Reggae AllStars" Come on people, lets shake those party legs! Wiggle those toes! This is a very Speci...
by nix
Tue Sep 14, 2010 2:12 am
Forum: Events
Topic: The anarcha-feminist group "free-school"
Replies: 16
Views: 5386

Re: The anarcha-feminist group "free-school"

do we have a working projector to use in the hall?

no, sorry.
:(
by nix
Tue Sep 14, 2010 2:09 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal for the front room
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: Proposal for the front room

what about this sat?
red-room-action-dayWEB.png
by nix
Mon Sep 13, 2010 11:58 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: itzik sha
Replies: 4
Views: 2014

Proposal: itzik sha

hello, i would like to do some paint in the basement- coridor. my name its itzik, i thoght about idiea that can repesent the forest cafe.. the idiea its a tree/stone that play on is saxophone with the sounds of is heart he bring the living creatures to dance to is rythm .... i just want to have fun...
by nix
Mon Sep 13, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal for the front room
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: Proposal for the front room

OK! Pesticide and I did the measure up today and the mm's are: 2600mm wide, 1350mm high and about 250mm deep. We also propose that we build it from ply and timber, and then find bookshelves to fit inside or make shelves. The idea being that waiting for the right second hand bookshelves to fit the sp...
by nix
Mon Sep 13, 2010 11:34 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: action room
Replies: 17
Views: 4451

Re: Proposal: action room

scoutwinter wrote:there is NO heating in the building at the moment. any forest planning should take that into consideration...

what Scoutt said.
by nix
Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:39 am
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Proposal: Pigeonholes
Replies: 14
Views: 7041

Re: Proposal: Pigeonholes

the solution is easy. and already in place. in the cupboard where the fuses are Paul built some pigeonholes. ages ago. yes, Spaceman was storing his water there. these are better than the old ones in that they are less visible, only those who know they, know they are there. Yes, they are smaller, bu...
by nix
Sun Sep 12, 2010 9:13 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal for the front room
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: Proposal for the front room

yeah plants, yeah yeah.


yeah yeh ..

more plants and more love for plants!

N.
by nix
Sun Sep 05, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Who do I send tech stuff to?
Replies: 1
Views: 2301

Re: Who do I send tech stuff to?

sound [at] theforest.org.uk

as always, Jessy will answer all your questions.
by nix
Wed Sep 01, 2010 2:13 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: X party review
Replies: 3
Views: 1928

Re: X party review

Stephan Paterson has true stage presence; I was blown away with his musical genius.
by nix
Fri Aug 27, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: moving things, like the drum kit, plus audio gear storage
Replies: 1
Views: 2309

Re: moving things, like the drum kit, plus audio gear storag

what would folk say to the idea of a small lockable cabinet both near the sound desk and in the hall for such items?

I promised to build this aeons ago. sorry. will do asap. :oops:
by nix
Mon Aug 23, 2010 2:53 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: who's is the salad?
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

Re: who's is the salad?

catalinamega.jpg
by nix
Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:54 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: hall dj mixer
Replies: 12
Views: 4733

Re: hall dj mixer

The Pioneer Mixer was working fine when last checked a few weeks ago (apart from the annoying "thread gone on ground screw" issue) I will look at it tomorrow. the Numark mixer is fucked, there seems to be a problem with the power transformer inside the unit. Owen was to look at it, or we w...
by nix
Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Rooms Available in lovely Farmhouse
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

Rooms Available in lovely Farmhouse

Hello People, There are now 2 rooms available in Woodcote Mains Farmhouse, just off the A68, near the village of Fala, about 18 miles from Edinburgh. ( map here ) there is a regular bus service, every hour during the day, and a return costs £5.20 ( Munro's 51/52 ) The Farmhouse sits in a quiet garde...
by nix
Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:51 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: vandalism in the gallery
Replies: 14
Views: 3285

Re: vandalism in the gallery

Mirja,
I will try and get that Audio set up done today!
sorry, too busy.

n.
by nix
Mon Aug 09, 2010 12:55 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: vandalism in the gallery
Replies: 14
Views: 3285

Re: vandalism in the gallery

have done a bodge repair on the bargain shutters.

we should iget some nice, solid, quality wooden ones.

yes.
by nix
Sun Aug 08, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: vandalism in the gallery
Replies: 14
Views: 3285

Re: vandalism in the gallery

shit.
so sorry to hear this.
I am in tonight from 7. if I can help you, let me know.
by nix
Sun Aug 08, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: who's is the salad?
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

who's is the salad?

saladloren.jpg
by nix
Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: chairs with feet in the hall!
Replies: 1
Views: 724

Re: chairs with feet in the hall!

yes!
I'll take on this AP!

feety feet!
by nix
Tue Jul 20, 2010 12:07 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: bathroom supplies
Replies: 9
Views: 5176

Re: bathroom supplies

the type I sugested, is strong and fixable as it is made of steel, and fits the same rolls that we use at the moment.
by nix
Tue Jul 20, 2010 12:04 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: G4 iMac for action room?
Replies: 4
Views: 2310

Re: G4 iMac for action room?

Does anyone know the whereabouts of the G4 (big, grey Powermac) we already have? the plan was to install it in the Screenprinting room (where it is hiding together with the HP flatscreen) so, they could have a stand alone graphics machine hooked up to a wee scanner/printer so silk could screen with...
by nix
Tue Jul 20, 2010 10:40 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: G4 iMac for action room?
Replies: 4
Views: 2310

Re: G4 iMac for action room?

Get the fucking Mac.

I hate to say it, and Apple is Evil. but those G3 machines have proved solid
.
A working machine for Photoshop would enhance my Forest Postermaking expiriences. I want to GIMP, but the systems are just not working.

thanks!

N/
by nix
Tue Jul 20, 2010 9:48 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: bathroom supplies
Replies: 9
Views: 5176

Re: bathroom supplies

We need loo roll & soap dispensers for the new loos.. I've always liked coreless toilet rolls for eco-friendliness... yes Brother Beev, good work and good rational. we already have 2 'mini jumbo' dispensers and buy mini jumbo rolls for them... maybe another option would be some of these: http:/...

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