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It’s been a funny old year

It's been a funny old year, this year.  It's been a bit hectic, as we have been doing some extensive renovations to our home, which has taken up a lot of my time over the last three years. Especially as my wife and I did most of the work ourselves. It's been a lot of...

Candle holders

Candle holders

We have two large altar candles on our mantlepiece at home and, for the last year or so, they have just been sat on saucers. They are lit regularly, usually when we are watching a film. It looks great to have them lit in winter too when the log burner is lit. Last...

A busy first year so far!

      I only started this little business earlier this year, but it's been a busy first year so far! It's great to be busy making things, and because I make bespoke items, with every job I get a new challenge. So, what have I been up to?   Well, one of my first...

Bedside tables – works in progress

First of all, I'd just like to wish you a Happy New Year!   I made three bedside tables, a while ago now. For my first post of the year, I thought you may like to see them in as works in progress from start to finish. Two of them are solid Mahogany with veneered...

Extendable kitchen table

When we first got our house, the previous owners kindly left us a kitchen table. It was incredibly helpful of them, and it lasted us a couple of years, but it was too large for our kitchen. At the time I had been learning how to turn wood, under the guidance of one of...

Making of my oil catch tank

Making of my oil catch tank

As an introduction to the work that I do, I thought I'd start by sharing some work in progress photos showing the making of my oil catch tank. It's a part I made especially for my own car. The welding is still not upto scratch but Im working on it! The oil catch tank...