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2020 News

Redesigned Print Drying Racks

I have been refining how I make my print drying racks. This new method makes everything more secure with no chance of any prints ending up on the floor ... Click Here

Craft Hobby Storage and Artist's Paintbrush Holders

So rather than throw away these old wood planes that were passed their use, I've repurposed them in to useful holders for artists, craftspeople and hobbyists ... Read more

Unusual Pen Holders!

Repurposed Lawn Bowls ball in to Pen holder. So have been adding items to my ETSY shop, and at one of my local auctions I came across some old Lawn Bowls balls, but sitting there in the corner of my kitchen the idea came to make them in to pen or pencil holders ... Read more

Selling off John Haddon & Co Composing Stick

Been buying letterpress lots at auctions the last few months to build up my own workshop - selling off some "extras" ... Read more

Launched my ETSY shop

January - So the selling vintage part of my plan has started. Have just spent several hours setting up (and learning how to) my ETSY shop ... Read more

2019 News

The bug has me - bought a Model No 3 Press

October - Wanting to print larger than the Ajax can handle, found and bought a heavy duty Model No 3 press ... Read more

Bought an Ajax Flatbed Press

August - It's taken many decades, but I'm going back to one of my first "loves", letterpress printing. Found this lovely small Ajax flatbed to start with .... Read more