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Dad and daughter team carve 5000-year-old Bog Oak pens

Some teenagers might clean their room or wash the dishes for extra pocket money.

But for 14-year-old Corrie Boyd, helping her dad out with his chosen task led not just to an extra couple of bucks, but to an inspiring business partnership too. 357 more words



Hello my name is Daniel and I’m writing about my experience in the wood department at SEEDs. My experience has been good and I have learned how to turn wood on a lathe with the tools such as the roughing gouge. 184 more words

Seeds For Autism

Day in the life 20: Woodworking and being domesticated

I missed the noon post! Sorry if anyone missed it but I have a good reason, I have been bloody busy! I started this morning off with reworking the post you saw earlier and finishing off all of one client’s work for the week. 202 more words

It's been a while

Yes it’s been a while since I’ve done any wood turning. My friend Gary asked me to make him a new “berry squishing thingy”© :) I guess in technical terms it could be called a pestle but I’m not sure. 481 more words


Rosemarie Altberg: A Multiplicity Of Media

Visit Studio #5 of this weekend’s Studio Tour for a multi-disciplinary creative experience.  In a Geer Lane studio, perched on a hill just outside Eastsound, Rosemarie Altberg creates etchings, drawings and watercolors.   208 more words

Orcas Island Studio Tour

Outdoors In - sWords

Today in Dublin I stopped by my Dads workshop to see what he was making. He’s currently turning a massive bowl as a gift for someone. 41 more words