Monthly Archives: February 2016

Saving bowls

2 weeks ago I visited a lady close to Bath to buy some tools from the workshop of her husband who had passed away a while ago. Among them was a brand new set of Kel McNaughton medium size bowl … Continue reading

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By the sweat of your brow …

… you shall learn from your mistakes. I know, that’s not quite what it says in the bible, but it’s much more appropriate here. I have not had much luck lately with my endeavours. I turned a goblet for a … Continue reading

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Yesterday I shipped my first commission! Yeah! Yippieh! OK, it’s not a terribly big one. I was asked to make 16 pins with button heads for antique musical instruments. The originals were made from ivory, clearly not an option any … Continue reading

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I know I haven’t posted for a while. To be honest, I got really busy at work, and also in the workshop. Now that it’s been decided that we (my wife Helen and me both) will do a number of … Continue reading

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