One of Four!

In my last blog, I had almost completed the first of a set of dining chairs, or so I thought….. Shortly after I posted the first chair really took shape, as you can see below. At this stage it was roughly assembled, unglued and in need of final sanding and finishing. This is the point …

Busy little bodgers

Fantastic fun this week making coat pegs with budding young craftspeople. After a fully booked course on Thursday I will certainly be running this course again, here’s what people had to say about the experience…… “Really great ‘coat hook’ making session. great venue, clear teaching and friendly approach, perfect for our 7 year old boy. …

Faggots in the rain!

Many thanks to Jim White (White Wood Management) and the amazing Woodland Trust volunteers for a fun and productive day at Halls Cleave, building bridges (literally not in some silly metaphorical sense) and making faggots. In particular, Gill Macphail and Sue Arnold (the Faggot ladies of South Devon) who produced multiple sturdy faggots despite the …