Monthly Archives: February 2011

Oak Picnic Tables

We have started to make a couple of green oak picnic tables for a local park. These are pretty different from your run of the mill picnic table.  The tops are made from lovely wide oak boards. The photo shows … Continue reading

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Green oak pergola finished

Today we finished our latest green oak pergola. This is to a very traditional design with corner braces and beams across the top to provide some shade. If you look carefully at the photo you’ll notice that the uprights seem … Continue reading

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Green oak benches finished

My latest commission is for some benches for a park in Oxford. These are very simple but quite distinctive with their extended leg posts. At the moment they are still in storage here at my workshop. The reason they are … Continue reading

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Our latest willow dome

I have spent the last few days making a willow dome and tunnel with my friend Kate. It came out really well with a lovely onion shape and a great pattern of swirls. We only do a few domes each … Continue reading

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One of those days…

What are the two worst jobs in the workshop? Well in mine they are sanding and making pegs. Today I spent the day sanding, and in the breaks between I made pegs. At least I had the satisfaction of thumping … Continue reading

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