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Archive - 05 2016

Horse chestnut


Mark Baker

18 May 2016

I love this time of year. The weather is getting better and loads of things come to life and bloom. A wonderful horse chestnut tree is in bloom near the office. I must admit I love the look of this species of tree and also working with the wood. I think it is much underrated. It is on the light side ...

New materials


Mark Baker

6 May 2016

I mentioned in my last leader that people are exploring using a wider variety of timber and other materials when carving. It should come as no surprise that there have been quite a few responses and comments have come back where people tell me what they have been working with. Various timbers, lamin ...

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