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New Look Website

New Look Website

Wheathills has developed a new website with the kind support and guidance of our past and present clients. The new website offers insight into our services and our skills but also reflects the special ethos of Wheathills.

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Art Within Art

Art Within Art

Wheathills was posed with an interesting and challenging artistic dilemma, when a client asked us to frame a Royal Arts Academy picture which is painted on both sides of its translucent canvas.

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Tattershall Castle Moat Bridge

Tattershall Castle Moat Bridge

We have successfully completed the restoration of a third moat bridge at Tattershall Castle in Lincolnshire.

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Ashbourne Shrovetide (Plaster and walnut maquette)

Ashbourne Shrovetide (Plaster and walnut maquette)

One of the greatest honours for any Ashbournian is being invited to herald the official start to the fabulous annual Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football Game.

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Patek-Philippe Presentation Box

Patek-Philippe Presentation Box

The importance of packaging, when presenting a valuable object, is most vital for it adds a heightened dimension to the experience of both giving and receiving the gift.

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Giraffes Can't Dance

Giraffes Can't Dance

If you thought that giraffes can’t dance, prepare to be disabused! Apparently they can and to prove it we were asked to create a memory box inlaid with a dancing giraffe entwined within the client’s monogram.

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The Brighton Belle

The Brighton Belle

The Brighton Belle is the only one of its kind in the world; it is the source of countless fond memories for many travellers.

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A Proposal of Marriage

A Proposal of Marriage

A Memory Box created in Butt Walnut, banded in Ziricote and strung in Boxwood. The front is decorated with a pair of hearts with a lovely sentiment beneath.

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St. Leonard's Church

St. Leonard's Church

Here is where you are able to enjoy the story of the proposed St Leonards furniture so far. You can follow their creation and if you wish join in with the debate.

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Five-hundred-year-old timber re-discovered.

Five-hundred-year-old timber re-discovered.

Cabinet makers at Wheathills breathe new life into an ancient piece of timber to create a striking handmade mirror.

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The Marquetry Gloriana Box

The Marquetry Gloriana Box

Wheathills create Memory Box for Lord Sterling, the creator of the Royal Barge Gloriana

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