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Archive - 11 2014

Power carving protection


Mark Baker

27 November 2014

I have been working with power carving lately and trying out some new burrs and cutters, and apart from the dust generation it is much fun. That is not to say that I do not like hand carving, it is just different. I know people have preferences as to what they use and that choice is personal, but I  ...

Palazzo Ducale, Venice


Mark Baker

17 November 2014

I am going to continue on my theme about visiting places, which was mentioned in my blog a few weeks ago. I often take lots of photos when out and about and thought you might like to see some of the ones I took on another cheap holiday to Venice. I was amazed at some of the sights I saw and one that ...

The Orsanmichele church and museum


Mark Baker

5 November 2014

I was on holiday, on a last minute get away break, in Florence with my wife some years back. It was cheap, five-nights including breakfast and flights, it was cheaper than the equivalent stay in a place we would have liked to have gone in the UK. That said, the eating out was not so cheap. Anyway, I ...

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