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Archive - 2012 03

Week 18, 26 March 2012

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Sam Bradley

27 March 2012

Hello again. Back in November I wrote about the Sylva OneOak Fine Furniture Competition run by Gabriel Hemery, and how students at Rycotewood Furniture Centre were designing for an internal competition to have one or two designs realised from the material donated and exhibited in the OneOak Story Pa ...

Week 9, 21 March 2012

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Amber Bailey

20 March 2012

The first year students on the BA (Hons) Furniture: Conservation, Restoration & Decorative Arts course at Buckinghamshire New University have just begun lessons on surface-finishing with Dr Campbell Norman-Smith. Our first project is to work on a collection of Smokers chairs from Marlow Rowing C ...

Week 16, 12 March 2012

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Sam Bradley

9 March 2012

Now in my second year of the Foundation Degree in Furniture Design & Make at Rycotewood Furniture Centre, we are engaged in just that and our last project was to design and make a chair - which I have come to learn is far more of a challenge than I had initially anticipated. My original skillset ...

Week 8

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Amber Bailey

6 March 2012

The annual February guided learning week at Bucks New University seemed the perfect opportunity to organise some work experience to supplement the skills I am currently learning on the BA (Hons) Furniture: Conservation, Restoration & Decorative Arts course. From Tuesday to Friday I took a trip d ...

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