Experimental and fun stuff.
Leaf Curd is the the future. The curd is about 65% protein extracted from plant leaves but includes other extracts such as vitamins, minerals and fibre etc. So Far I've produced and experimented with Wild Garlic, Alexanders and Nettles. The results are amazing. Watch this space for more information. In the meantime read this http://www.leafforlife.org/PAGES/leaf_concentrate.htm
or better still the LEAF CURD MANUAL (Leaf Concentrate: A Field Guide for Small Scale Programs)
Green wild leaf curd egg made in honour of Dr. Seuss's Sam
Do you like
green eggs and ham?
I do not like them,
I do not like
green eggs and ham.
....actually, it was delicious!
More experiments, with photos, coming soon....
How to make, cook with, and store leaf curd.
Making a lucid dream inducing Reedmace fluff and Mugwort pillow.
How to make paper and card from fungi.
Dye plant experiments
How to make a COMPLETELY wild crafted cigarette - herbal tabacco, rizler and filter - with natural sedative
....coltsfoot and willowherb dried and ready to go as is the harvested, dried and powdered lactucarium. Just waiting on some more birch polypores to grow so as to make the rizzlers.
Making boxes from leaves.
How to make tree whistles and pan pipes
Making sugar syrup from sticky aphid residues
How to make sandhopper Blachan (Indonesian-style shrimp paste).
Painting with King Alfred Cake fungi spore and cherry resin paint.