Supply and Demand

Supply and Demand

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about supply and demand.  Not of the spoons and stock (though that is definitely something that merits a lot of thought), but of the raw material – the greenwood. I live in a town.  I don’t have a garden.  The backyard...
Motivation

Motivation

I originally intended to talk about motivation in this post.  I have a theory that if you have to do something, then you might as well make it into something you enjoy.  I’m an incurable “Pollyanna” personality;  I’m probably irritatingly...
Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship

Greenwood Certificate Course, and beyond At the end of the Greenwood Certificate course, Maurice (www.woodsmithexperience.co.uk) wanted to know what each of us planned to do next.  My thoughts were basically just more of the same:  Carving spoons, trying different...