For quite a while now, I’ve been thinking about putting my own range of colours together. Yes, I know there are several companies out there with stains and dyes of many different colours. I found though, that they all seem to be ‘off the shelf’ colours and much the same as each other.
Coming up, there are some big changes that will hopefully excite you, and one that you’ll groan at.
Continue reading Big Changes: New Workshop, New Tool Range and More News
Purple Heart is a gorgeous wood, although I find it to be a bit temperamental. How did I get on in this week’s project?
Continue reading ‘7200’ Purple Heart Decorated Bowl
This week’s piece has been described as ‘Marmite’ on YouTube. I agree. What do you think?
Continue reading Double Sided Sycamore Wall Hanging
It can’t always go right in the workshop, and after 4 hours turning or so, this project proved that point to me. Darn-it.
Continue reading The Inside Should Not Be Bigger Than the Outside.
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These two variations have been in the pipeline for a little while now, and it is with pleasure that you can now be introduced to Hampshire Sheen CarnaCrystalline and Microcrystalline Waxes. There also another one in an experimental stage.
Continue reading Exciting New Hampshire Sheen Variations
I love Steampunk and the coggy, olde worlde feel of Victorian times, so this week, I create what looks like a clockwork bowl using sycamore, a bit of design flair and my pyrography pen.
Continue reading Steampunk Clockwork Pyrography Bowl
Here we go. After many requests on sharpening, here’s how I sharpen my gouges and scrapers on an inexpensive bench grinder.
Continue reading Sharpening Gouges and Scrapers
Details of my workshop open day coming up towards the end of July. Continue reading Workshop Open Day Confirmed for July