On Friday 20th January 2012 the Llangorse Lake Bird Hide Project was completed. This was a 3 month build incorporating all the skills of the building craft apprentices. It was funded by the Princes Foundation for Building Community. During the summer school, craft apprentices graduate fellows and international architect students participated in a design charrette, […]
Whilst working with the Traditional Building Company I worked on an old farmhouse. A highlight was framing up a porch for the end gable.
For the past 5 weeks I have been working at Buntingsdale Hall, it is owned by the Macworth Family. I had the chance to make some curved steps, curved louvred door frame and door, and a jetty. The first week was spent easing, fixing and recording the many sash windows. The later part of the […]
To further my skills and gain evidence for my portfolio, I approached the Bolton Abbey Estate regarding voluntary work. They came back with an offer to restore a small barn. The Fish House or Old Hatchery, was used as a hatchery for the fish eggs to be used in the game fishing on the estate. […]
As of the 18th of July I will be participating in a course run by The Princes Foundation for the built environment. The first 3 weeks will be spent in London and Ty Mawr on the “Culture of Building” summer school. The itinerary includes lectures, talks, visits and practical tasks. After the 3 weeks I […]