21 . 03 . 14
The saying goes that two’s company, three’s a crowd: We’ve had a wonderful crowd in the workshop with us this week, and luckily our spacious new premises at Mount Pleasant Eco Park, Porthtowan, means that it’s not been crowded.
Three sets of trestles have been the centre of attention as Jerome, Graeme and Lloyd have spent the past five days with us building and shaping their surfboards under James’ tutelage. Absolute strangers until Monday morning, the three of them have had a great week getting acquainted as they worked alongside one-another and it’s been a real pleasure having them in the workshop; it’s going to seem awfully quiet and empty once they’re gone! All three of them have built different surfboards with different timber lay-ups and it’s been great seeing such a range of different wooden surfboards grow in unison over such a short space of time. We think you’ll agree that they’ve all done a wonderful job, as evident in their final Friday photos: