The Regional Furniture Society’s 2014 journal arrived a few days ago, and I must say it’s an excellent read!
Sorry, not breaking copyright, you’ll have to join – worth it just for this journal alone. There is an American secretary too.
I’ve just read a really well researched and presented article about a press cupboard made in the Lake District. It includes a detailed analysis of the carving by chisel type. Brilliant. I think it would be a good discipline to analise carving in this fashion as background to my 17th century-style carving (And lots more practice. – Ed.).
New logo for the Landy:
Pegged the seat on my littel riven oak crickit today without splitting either the top or any of the three legs.
Sorry about the photo’fex – it was late and gloomy and the shot was out of focus. More to follow once finally completed.
Ready for next week’s …
I’ll be in London, missing lots of children in the woods discovering such seasonal goodies as this:
It’s a bat – I don’t need batteries for my crickit.