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    A Little Learning… Reflexology

    I have brought a mirror. Have you? Yes, I have. Just in case. In case of what? In case we need it for reflexology. Yes, this is the reflexology course. Isn’t reflexology done only with mirrors? Not exactly. Reflexology involves stimulating reflex areas in the feet, hands, or ears that correspond to every gland, organ, and part of the body. What’s the purpose of reflexology? Correct stimulation of reflex areas helps to relax the body, reducing stress and tension. It helps normalize the body’s functioning, revitalizes, and enhances your total health by facilitating the body’s natural self-healing process. Sounds like one of those new-fangled alternative methods. Actually, reflexology has been…

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    ‘It Was Hypnotic; I Fell In Love’ – The Apprentice Glassblower’s Story

    As with most glassmakers, my entry into the industry was serendipitous. However, I have since discovered my passion and cannot imagine doing anything else. Each day presents a new challenge and opportunity for growth, even if one has been in the field for years. Prior to becoming an apprentice at Bristol Blue Glass, I completed a two-year diploma in video game design and another two-year diploma in creative arts. During this time, I worked as a cleaner to support myself. My friend, Reece, had studied business and had started working at Bristol Blue Glass where he soon developed a talent for glassblowing. The photographs he showed me of his creations…