Sketching Away

I’ve decided to try and use Patreon for my sketching. I’ll still post my sketches to Twitter and Instagram, but Patreons will get earlier access and the opportunity to suggest the subjects of sketches, and even own the originals after I post them. I’m doing this to try and incentivise myself to draw a bit … Continue reading Sketching Away

Treforest Tin Works

William Crawshay II first started a tinplate rolling mill on site in 1794, and following a rebuild in 1834, by the mid 1800s it was the largest tin works in Britain. It was managed by Crawshay's son Francis. The works were abandoned by the Crawshay family in 1857 and in 1861, the whole property reverted … Continue reading Treforest Tin Works