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Proud moments

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Mark Baker

24 August 2010

I have had a thoroughly enjoyable and awe-inspiring time recently looking at the Woodcarving competition entries this year . Not only was there a massive increase in the number of entries, but the quality, which seems to increase year on year, was even better this year, making the judging process lo ...

Competition decided, almost

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Michelle Robertson

20 August 2010

So Mark Baker, Paul Bignell and my good self have banged heads together and have come up with the winners to the competition, but we are still undecided on Woodcarver of the Year. All those great entries we received have given us a dilemma, and it ain"t easy! Still by next week we will have made ...

Competition wow

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Michelle Robertson

17 August 2010

"Wow" is all I can say at the moment. I am currently sifting through the entries to the Woodcarving competition, preparing them for judging, and I am just blown away by the quality, the dedication and the obvious passion that you all have for carving, whether it be in the round, relief, or painted.  ...

Back to the floor

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Michelle Robertson

13 August 2010

Well now that I have regained strength and fighting fit, it"s time to tackle the floor this weekend. I will be trying out the new laminate floor cutting machine from GMC. No not GMC Publications which is the company I work for and which produces all your favourite woodie magazines, but GMC Globa ...

DIY poorly!

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Michelle Robertson

10 August 2010

So did you all have a jolly nice weekend? I tried but I seemed to have picked up some horrible bug which started gnawing at me Friday evening and took hold 24 hours later! It wasn"t nice and left me feeling miserable until this morning, but at least I was able to take a break from the DIY projec ...

August already?

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Michelle Robertson

6 August 2010

Where is the year going to? It"s August already. Seems like it was only just Christmas and now I find myself turning my attention to the next issue of Woodcarving which is the Christmas issue! Blimey! It was very odd meeting author Paul Bignell today in the middle of a coffee shop in Lewes looki ...

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