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Move to Buxton and the New Workshop

Move to Buxton and the New Workshop

We moved to Buxton in August last year after spending most of the year trying to find a suitable house. As seems to be normal these days, with moving house, we had plenty of stress and anxiety - enough for the next few years put together! The buyers of our house in Swindon threatened to pull out, the sellers of the house in Buxton were getting all agressive about us doing surveys (now we know why!) and the bank only just gave us a mortgage the day before the move.

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Photographing Enamel Boxes

Photographing enamels has always been difficult. The shiny surface makes the light reflections awkward. However I came across some useful tips on Saachti online for photographing artwork in general, here's a summary adapted for photographing enamel paintings:

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