Monthly Archives: February 2012

It’s all in the branding.

Sometimes it’s about doing what you’re asked, and for quite some time my beloved partner has been asking me for a stool so she can sit at the kitchen bar top while I cook and she drinks wine. Any partner … Continue reading

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Still point of the turning workshop…

The true origin of any one thing that we might make is beyond the ken of our conscious mind. I say this because the roots of an idea or design lie deep in the unconscious – even as we sit … Continue reading

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Old MacDonnell

This glorious view of the MacDonnell ranges deep in the red centre of Australia is yet another in the Spacecraft pantheon . This is a combination of their screen printing brilliance with the use of 100 year old door panels … Continue reading

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Every family has its black sheep…

“Democracy must be more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.” – James Bovard – TGFM

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Are you gettin’ cocky wi’ me?

Allow me to introduce the Honourable members of the Australian bird world. This is part of our ongoing collaboration with the Spacecraft Australia people. These are images of a proud Australian native  – The ‘Murray Smoker’. Spacecraft is Stewart Russell’s … Continue reading

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Look closely and you’ll see the fix

Leatherboy is a good comfortable chap. He is the result of Iain Munro’s need for decent stools for his brace of West Melbourne cafes. This simple design rests on the exposed bridle joint, and is added to with saddlery leather … Continue reading

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Chop Chop!

Many panels do not make light work and making two of something really is twice the graft, whatever other men like to say. Several months back, an enigmatic and roguish pairing of Karl Millard and Geoffrey Hatty stood in the … Continue reading

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