• Wee Granny on CBeebies to celebrate Burns Night

    by  • 22 January 2015 • 0 Comments

    Wee Granny's Magic Bag book cover

    In a very exciting first for Floris, our Picture Kelpie Wee Granny’s Magic Bag will appear on the big screen – well, the television screen at least! – this Burns Night (January 25th). Wee Granny’s Magic Bag, written by Elizabeth McKay and illustrated by Maria Bogade, will be read by none other than the...

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    A design insight: the history of paper folding

    by  • 14 January 2015 • 0 Comments

    #FlorisDesign is back for 2015, and what a year of book production and design insights we have planned for you! First up this year is a unique look at the history of a very popular Floris craft: paper folding, or origami.   This week, we’re shining the spotlight on Paper Folding with Children: Fun...

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    New Year, New You: Giles Hutchins on Nature Uncut

    by  • 9 January 2015 • 0 Comments

    All through January, here on the Floris Blog we will be celebrating the new. New ways of thinking, new ways of interacting with the world around us, and new ways of living and working meaningfully. New year, new you! Today, Giles Hutchins, author of The Illusion of Separation, looks at Nature and asks: how can...

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