Getting women into the workshop

Getting women into the workshop

The Chippendale school is proud of our track record in helping to launch the careers of woodworkers from around the world. But we were surprised this year when one of our students, Archana Pai, told us that when she returned home she would be one of very few female...
Rural crime and the shepherd’s hut

Rural crime and the shepherd’s hut

A rising global demand for agricultural equipment is attracting organised crime to the countryside, according to NFU Mutual which provides insurance to farmers. In response, farmers are resorting to “medieval” fortifications such as earthworks to protect...
A dog cage for Kobi

A dog cage for Kobi

Sarah Quick is our latest intermediate course graduate, who says that she “absolutely loved my time at the Chippendale school.” Sarah, a former development officer at the Scottish Rugby Union, also said that “it was fantastic to learn more about the fine details of...