The roof is finished!!!

The roof is finished!!! Yes we have completed the cedar shingles, the cladding is nearly done and the sheep’s wool insulation arrives next week. Doors and windows ready to go in then we can continue whatever the weather.

Last selling event of the year…

Our last selling event of the year: 3d/2d Christmas Craft, Art & Design Fair, Assembly Rooms, George St., Edinburgh, EH2 2LR, Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th October, 10.30am-5pm.

Workshop Work Party

22nd – 28th September 2014 We have nearly finished the structure, timber framing part and this is the week that friends and helpers are coming to put the roofing boards and shingles on. Then we will get the cladding in place and doors and windows. Lots to do,...

Summer Sale!

I do not generally go in for this kind of thing but as I have been spending extra time building my workshop and growing food I have missed some selling events this year. So here’s the deal: … Purchase any two items from my website and get the cheapest half...

Workshop news

We have been busy spending money that you generously donated. Some of it has gone on the cedar shingles for the roof (pictures soon), some on all the boarding for the roof and floor. Then we can put larch boards on the outside with some sheep’s wool insulation...

Competition time, 2014!

Win your own design hand carved in wood. Whilst I enjoy creating my own designs, sometimes I feel I need a little extra inspiration, especially in the dark days of winter. So, this is a competition to design a piece of jewellery. It can be a brooch, necklace,...

Dear Contributors…

Dear Contributors, Firstly another big thank you to all of you. We are at present unable to stick to the schedule we first hoped for as our framer was unavoidably delayed on other jobs. Weather and temperatures in the north of Scotland mean we will have to be patient....

Workshop foundations

Some pictures of the foundations work in progress and the finished pads. As we have now raised over £2000 the wood frame work is booked to start late October into November.   Workshop preparations Workshop preparations  ...