You can make a beautiful Family Candelabra at home
Bring light to dark winter nights with a stunning family memento. It takes only minutes to make, but will bring warmth and fond memories to your home for a lifetime. Perfect for the family that has everything (each other!).
Using the Family Casting Kit from shop.edinburghcasting.comyou’ll have all of the materials needed to make a high quality Hand Casting.
1: Choose who you want to include in your casting (up to 4 adults for this style). Sisters, Brothers, parents and Grandparents can get involved. Will you pick several generations? Every hand tells a story, so choosing members of the family with rings, or elderly hands makes your casting extra special.
2: Find a ‘candle holder’. This can be a honey or jam jar, or if you’d like to include flowers when the spring comes, choose a tall drinking glass to turn your candle holder into a Vase
“He thought no one cared, he thought he was on his own”
Jamie, Amanda, and Luna aged 2, an adorable family of three.
Luna won’t remember her Dad when she’s older, but Jamie and Amanda are determined not to let that happen. Ever since Jamie received his Diagnosis, they’ve been spending every moment making memories together, ones that will last Luna her whole life.
There is no known cure for it. There is no research for it. There’s just hardly anything about it because it is so rare.
Lewis was only 2 years old when his brother, Cameron, was born sleeping. Lewis also has ADHD, Autism and Learning disabilities, making it even harder for his parents to explain where Cameron was, and why he wasn’t going to be coming home with his mother from the hospital.
This is the second episode in a short documentary series, sharing stories and personal experiences via the art of Body Casting. Lewis’ mother [featured] show us what the spirit of being a family as all about.
What is ADHD?
Lewis has ADHD – Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Which is a group of behavioural symptoms and impulses, he finds is very difficult to sit still for any length of time and concentrate.
Over the years, we have been captivated by the people we have met whilst Body Casting. We’ve been fortunate to meet those of all ages, from around the world, and on some occasions lucky enough to hear their fascinating experiences and stories.
These stories are in each and every Casting, locked deep in the heart of the stone, whether we realise it or not. Stories that have the power to show you a side of life you never knew existed, may it be a story of difficult struggles or amazing adventures, from meeting your soul mate to battling an illness.