Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

I love the tradition of hanging the same decorations on the tree each year with the children saying “Ah, I remember this one!” as they rifle through the boxes, but also like to add a few new ones.  This is my favourite mantlepiece this year. Those crazy...
December Sky

December Sky

I love bright December mornings when I can sit at my desk without having to switch the light on.  It is one of life’s ironies that when I have close-up work to do like stitching and cutting lampshades, the morning is dark and sunless, while on admin days the sun...
Guild Winter Show

Guild Winter Show

St Helen’s in Worcester provides a beautiful backdrop to the Worcestershire Guild of Designer Craftsmen’s Winter Show.  Here is my stand – the new acer leaf designs are proving the most popular! And my two fellow craftsmen sited opposite me –...
Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

Today I am off to set up my display at the Worcestershire Guild of Designer Craftsmen Winter Show in Worcester, UK. New work produced for the show is inspired by the beautiful shape and colour of acer leaves. This one is from the tree we pass every day on our walk to...