Thursday, 23 May 2019

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

A Gift From The Ants

As there's the site of an old Q Pit just on the other side of my border with the woods I'm always finding bits of clay pipe, in fact I consider it a good omen in the garden. This one appeared the other day when I was planting some beans. Maybe it was a gift from the ants, who live in an old chimney pot next to the beanpoles and are eagerly awaiting the arrival of aphids...

Sunday, 19 May 2019

Tuesday, 30 April 2019


Somewhere in this 35 litre tub of apple tree chippings are two very tiny but rather important pieces of plastic...   ...they hold the shredder together. Fortunately, back in my youth I was a grand master at Lego diving, so the shredder is happy again, for now.

Monday, 29 April 2019


The old apple tree finally died sometime last year, so what can you do ?

We're going for the Bladerunner 2049 look...

Friday, 19 April 2019


...or Polo Stones as they're known round here

Wednesday, 17 April 2019


...The gastrobell. A handy gathering point for wayward slugs & snails ready for the rapture release into the woods. What could possibly go wrong..?

Friday, 12 April 2019

It's A Lock In..!

Taking a break from gardening today to get to know my new Brookdeal 401A Lock-In Amplifier and see if I can duplicate some of the great signal processing I got out of the 9503

Thursday, 11 April 2019

Everything's Just Beechy

We cut the beech back hard a couple of weeks ago and got the timing just right for once. Soon it will be Noyau time again...

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

It's A Black Hole, Son...

Hmm...   ...Looks vaguely familiar

Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Tiki Coffee Table

I was supposed to be repotting herbs and sowing beetroot, but this kind of happened instead...

Saturday, 6 April 2019

Betty Fnord / Zero Ahn

We've a new release, hot off the presses - Betty Fnord / Zero Ahn. Seven deedarist manifestos hiding in the space in between...

Friday, 29 March 2019

Massage A Ramen

Here's some lovage just about to unfurl
The wild garlic is coming into bud and tiny fennel shoots are beginning to appear
It will soon be ramen season..!

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

...And We're back

Spring has arrived and the Chinese Mahogany has really started to shoot up

Friday, 22 February 2019

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Mui Phui (Part Tui)

Here's another one
I use it to control things

Mui Phui

I made this a few years ago

It lights up

When I set fire to it

Friday, 4 January 2019


I just got hold of a Korg SDD3000 pedal - It's a fantastic thing

Eccles loves the shipping carton...