Back in late October or early November, I was approached by Hallmark Jewellery of Titchfield, Hampshire about whether I would be interested in making a base for a very special candelabra they were designing and making for Channel 4 TV show ‘The World’s Most Extraordinary Christmas Dinners’. Of course, I jumped at the chance. Continue reading “Candelabra Base To be Seen on Channel 4 TV”
On 26th October, I received notification that I had been accepted onto the Register of Professional Turners here in the UK. Continue reading “Accepted onto the Register of Professional Turners”
Since I last wrote about getting back to the lathe, little has happened to actually make that happen, so I have taken the big step of no longer selling Hampshire Sheen from this website. Read on for more information . . . Continue reading “Getting Back to the Lathe Part 2 (or, Making it Happen)”
The last piece I turned ‘for myself’ was on the 11th January! Since then only items turned in lessons have come in contact with the lathe. It’s time to get back to turning.
Continue reading “Thoughts on Getting Back to The Lathe”
Following the crazy, crazy three days of the Harrogate Show in November, time ran out pretty quickly to Christmas, and then it was the new year! Time has been flying by to say the least. Continue reading “March News – All that Glitters is Gold and a Switch to Amazon”
Shipping is a bind for companies as it is a necessary evil to get your order to you. Here is a discussion on shipping and my FIVE top tips on saving money on your shipping costs.
2017 has been an incredible year and as business winds down a little, I’d like to take a moment to extend to you a huge thank you for your custom throughout this year. Continue reading “Christmas Wishes and 2018 Preview”
Nothing can be quite as relaxing or food for the soul as taking a stroll through a stunning woodland on a glorious sunny day, listening to the wildlife getting busy high in the branches or rustling through the undergrowth. Continue reading “Hampshire Sheen Customers Helping Ancient Woodland in 2018”
The Harrogate Woodworking and Powertool was a frantically busy weekend as you may have seen on my YouTube channel or Facebook, and this week sees the 2017 Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales time. Continue reading “Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals”