Last week the dig at The Cairns in South Ronaldsay was due to open, but unfortunately it is not to

A new range where Michael has stepped away from bowl turning to turn these Burr elm fishing floats. Inspired by

So its a very different summer, but I don't need to remind you of that. Orkney is full of historic

Ray Key This is the first woodturning book Michael bought. Having been born and bred in Orkney Michael had no

Another Petrosphere design has captured mr.orkwoodturners imagination. Always up for a challenge he disappeared to his workshop and with some

As part of the ‘Neolithic inspired' range Michael makes ‘Petrospheres’. These are the stone balls found here, in various areas

Summer continues. Schools have finished here, Wimbledon is in full swing, nearly every second field has a tractor in it

A wet Orkney sycamore blank is 1st turned on the lathe to the bowl shape. A rim has been turned

One of our real loves and interest has been in the Neolithic Pottery that has been found on digs near