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A timber walkway for a famous RHS Garden

A timber walkway for a famous RHS Garden

The Chelsea Flower Show has been on my career bucket list since I started, so when I was asked to be part of the RHS 2019 ‘Back to Nature’ garden, I jumped at the chance. This garden was co-designed by HRH The Duchess of Cambridge and landscape architects Andrée Davies and Adam White of Davies […]

The Prince’s Foundation – teaching oak framing

The Prince’s Foundation – teaching oak framing

10 weeks of hands-on tutoring, with 10 students, teaching traditional oak framing techniques. That’s the outline of the live build phase of the annual Prince’s Foundation Building Craft Apprenticeship. In 2011, I was one of those apprentices, and from 2012 onwards I’ve been one of the tutors. I learnt new trades alongside expert craftspeople and […]