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Archive - 2010 06

Sun? At Wimbledon?

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Michelle Robertson

22 June 2010

Well quite a lot of you have emailed in already to say how much you are enjoying the latest bird issue which I am very pleased about, as I had a lot of fun putting it together. If you haven"t subscribed and got your copy through the post, then the issue should be in the shops in the next couple  ...

The kestrel has landed

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Michelle Robertson

18 June 2010

The eagle has landed! Well the kestrel haas landed! Oh the Bird Special Woodcarving has landed on my desk and you know, I am very pleased with it. It has made me chirrup with pride at what a great bunch of bird carvers there are out there that have contributed to making this a really special edition ...

Carving on hold

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Michelle Robertson

15 June 2010

So how is the carving coming along? Have any of you been inspired to create a bumbling goalie character, or a perfectly shaped ball with your knives and gouges? Or have you been well and truly distracted over the next few weeks? World Cup fever has hit the globe, and already the debate is on over wh ...

Grinning Grinling

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Michelle Robertson

9 June 2010

We have not long had the sales figures for WC113, and it looks pretty good, and apart from each issue getting stronger in my opinion, I think that the great man Grinling Gibbons, may have had quite a lot to do with the issue selling like hot cakes. Apparently there are none left in the office for ca ...

Chasing balls

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Michelle Robertson

4 June 2010

It"s Friday but my mind is telling me it ought to be Wednesday, and boy, how I really would like it to be midweek. Yes I know it"s coming up to the weekend now and for this the country is mostly grateful, but the bank holiday, plus an extra day off on the Tuesday, has really thrown a spanner ...

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