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Just completed the carving of two stair rails for Chatsworth House. 3,350 scales.

Making a start, nervously checking and re-checking that I’m carving the scales in the correct direction! 15 more words

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Oaks of London: Clapham Common oak

This English oak is easily missed, to the point where I didn’t notice it was an oak until looking at the photo later. This early spring sunshine is the kind that brings people to sit underneath trees, like the man in the distance on Clapham Common. 12 more words


How to Plaster a Ceiling

Step 1: Measure & cut your ceiling beams.  Stain them in your preferred colour (we went for English Oak), and then either varnish or wax them. 171 more words


Oaks of London: February in Richmond Park

An oak with raised arms

A welcoming sight when entering the Park

Note the jackdaws arriving on the top left

This oak deceives from one side… … 125 more words


The Grantham Oak

The Oak of Belton Lane – referred to in some places as the Grantham Oak – is perhaps the most surprising and impressive tree in town. 892 more words


Oaks of London: Sketch for Hounslow oak

Tree: Old common boundary of Hounslow Heath, Hounslow, west London, November 2016
Species: English oak, Quercus robur
Age: Between 200-300 years?
Status: Under attack… 136 more words


Manual 365/273 Meet Frank...

What do you do when you need a pareidolia fix, you need to find a tree, the older and gnarlier the better so the (said to be) 1000-year-old… 106 more words

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