Just got the results for the end of year work: assessment piece and portfolio. I have passed with Distinction! Hip Hip Hurray!! It was all worth it in the end: I am now a Furniture Maker looking for a job 🙂Read More →

My table, still in the workshop 🙂 Friday evening was the evening of the College’s showcase, as they call it. All of the furniture that was made by us students, 1st years, 2nd years, 3rd years, upholstery and restoration students, is being exhibited in the College’s main lobby. The deadlineRead More →

The tables should have been finished last Friday, but that just didn’t happen with anyone in my class. Instead, we have all been working like maniacs all week end to finish them. I stayed late last Thursday. I was in on Friday. I was there Saturday from 11am till 11pm.Read More →

Not much to say this week. Just busy busy busy… Working hard on the oak writing desk I am creating. It is looking very good. I did the top today, American Black Walnut quarter matched veneer with an ebony inlay around the edge. I am planning on French Polishing itRead More →

I don’t know if you can tell, but I am kind of busy at the moment. I posted my blog entries religiously every week end since I started the blog last year, and suddenly, for the past couple of weeks, I am finding it difficult to do so. We areRead More →