The massive project to rebuild the Fife Ship Elise is moving ahead and now we have major restoration pictures direct from the Barton-on-Humber Shipyard to see the incredible progress.
What is the Barton Upon Humber Connection with the Archers of Azincourt? Barton upon Humber is a town of over 11,000 population, situated on the south bank of the Humber Estuary at the southern end of the Humber Bridge. … Read More
The Bowmen of Ware tell the story of Azincourt and its famous battle between the French and the English During 2015, a party of re-enactment archers travelled to Agincourt to celebrate the 600th anniversary of a Battle that was … Read More
Using Yew wood for woodcarving will give you many unseen difficulties to overcome, especially on larger pieces. This week’s work in the Studio has been concentrating on working with the grain patterns and dealing with knots. Here is how I … Read More
The Azincourt Archer’s sword needs a lot of detail and here is progress this week: . Now the sword is roughed in, the belt and sort hanger must be organised so the weight of the sword appears to be … Read More
O.H. Boyd is delighted to be Exhibiting at Brigg Arts Festival August 2016. Exhibition and Sale of Art 26th – 29th August 2016, at The Angel Suite, Brigg. This artist lives and works in Barton upon Humber, with a riverside studio … Read More
Live from the Humber Bridge riverside studio, this week’s work carving leather belt loop has been painstaiking and detailled. The delicate undercutting and shaping of the leather thongs with their knot has been completed. Leather Flap with seams … Read More