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Squirrels!

Red Squirrel - Handmade Craft House
Yes! There! Red Squirrels!

With a gloriously sunny start to November it’s off into the woods to see what Autumn has to offer- Squirrels galore and all red, what a joy to see.

Despite being chased across the woodland floor by my almost two year old grandson, nut in hand, calling out to the Squirrel “Eat it! Eat it!” We still managed to capture a few of them on camera.

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Wonderful Wildlife in Beautiful Bronze

We love these fantastic limited edition bronzes by Richard Cooper and Company. A lot of ‘bronzes’ that are available on the market are merely resin that has been painted to look like bronze. These pieces however, have been cast in solid bronze from finely sculpted originals.

Each has the sculptor’s mark and edition number stamped on the base and comes complete with a certificate of authenticity. Richard Cooper and Company’s work is highly collectable and these make a great gift for any nature lover.

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Enjoy the Birdsong with this Beautiful Blue Tit Mug

We love the Spring – all that lush new growth and warmer weather. It’s also time to be outdoors soaking in the sun and the  beautiful birdsong.

This lovely chunky mug was made by Scottish artist Julia Smith; perfect for a morning cup of coffee in the garden as you enjoy watching the birds.

You can buy this beautiful handmade mug here, or browse our selection of products inspired by birds.

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Another Lively Framed Print by Tori Ratcliffe

Full of life and energy, this hare almost explodes from the frame! This is an open edition print by Edinburgh based watercolour artist Tori Ratcliffe. Skillfully framed in locally grown Ash using our specialty Bespoke Framing Service.

This spectacular framed print is available in-store or online and costs £95.

Our exclusive Bespoke Picture Framing Service is now available, for more information, come and visit us or get in touch via Facebook, e-mail or the comments section below.

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A Lively, Squirrely Framed Print Arrives!

Say hello to this cheeky little fellow!

Titled “Red Alert”, this brilliantly named print of a cheeky squirrel by Edinburgh-based artist Tori Ratcliffe is framed using our Bespoke Framing Service. The handmade frame is made from native Ash grown in the borderlands of Scotland.

We love the bold colours and the action that the artist has captured, it just feels like he’s about to scuttle off up the tree-branch!

This lively framed print is available in-store or online and costs £70.

Our exclusive Bespoke Picture Framing Service is now available, for more information, come and visit us or get in touch via Facebook, e-mail or the comments section below.