Permanent Tourist

The personal website of Mark Howells-Mead

Posts about wood

  • Finnenkerze

    The staple of an outdoor drinks party in Switzerland – mainly in winter, but also occasionally during other seasons – is the Finnenkerze (“Finnish Candle”).

  • Working with wood

    First attempts at woodwork lead to a stylish and unique coffee table.

  • As I was running ahead of time when returning to the airport after my recent trip to Yorkshire, I decided to take a break in my journey at an interesting spot en route. Seeing the signs from the motorway to Sherwood Forest, I decided to divert to the visitor centre, take a stroll through the…