1-Wonderful Howgate Wonder

October 2, 2018
What a wonderful day and a wonderful apple. We've been our picking some of the old English apples from our orchard. These apples keep really well throughout winter.

2-Andy Goldsworthy – Rosedale

July 2, 2018

Artist Andy Goldsworthy is making a series of works in Rosedale, which will eventually form a beautiful walking trail in Northdale.

We are delighted to have made a small contribution to one of the works in the form of an Occulus, for Jobs Well, and we are really looking forward to the completion of the project which is supported by the David Ross Foundation.

3-First Empty Egg of the Year

April 16, 2018

My first empty egg find of the year. Just a beauty.

We spent an hour in the apple orchard today, enjoying the warm spring sunshine and clearing the dead wood form the harsh and long overdue pruning of our apple trees.

It does finally feel like spring is here.


March 5, 2018

We are now open to visitors our usual hours Mon-Sat 10-4pm Sun 2-4pm

A thaw is setting in, all roads are now open and clear, except of course, the infamous Chimney Bank.

5-Studio Closed to Visitors until March 1st

December 21, 2017

Our studio is now closed to visitors until 1st March.

We are open by appointment , please call ahead on 01751 417550 if you’d like to call in.

6-Rosedale’s Weather’s Turned

November 30, 2017

Brrrrrrr, suddenly it’s winter in the Moors. The snow ploughs are out, the abundant red berries have been striped from the Holly trees, and all is quiet and very cold. Love winter……

7-Busy Week

November 10, 2017


November 10, 2017

Stephen takes a walk every evening up chimney bank. Sometimes he comes back with incredible  images.

9-Beautiful Abundant Holly

November 2, 2017

10-Rose Sky Over Rosedale

November 2, 2017