Tag Archive: Books

Jan 19

Ladder making and more…

I’m reading this very interesting little book at the moment. The Man Who Made Things Out Of Trees, by Robert Penn. The book was given to me by a couple of former colleagues from the ‘day job’. The book is all about the Ash (Fraxinus Excelsior) and it’s multiple uses. …

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Feb 24

Gotta get ’em all…

I collect these little books. They were published by Evans Brothers in the 50’s and 60’s. A great set of books, edited by Hayward and others. The Woodworker Handbooks series covers a lot of ground. Thing is, I’m missing a few, so thought I may as well put the word out and …

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Dec 22

Charles Hayward, editor.

My ‘other life’ is in publishing. Magazine publishing to be exact. Over the years, I’ve earned a crust as a designer/art director on several blue-chip titles, and I continue to design both print magazines, books and increasingly, digital titles. I’d like to think I know a thing or two about how content needs to …

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