Darren has been turning since 2007, initially just as a hobby, but now full time since 2018, living, working and selling from his premises Art & Craft in Wood at 117 High Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 1HN
He has won numerous awards and accolades for his work, both in the UK and abroad. He has been featured in 'Woodturning' magazine (issue 315) and is on the Register of Professional Turners and most recently he has been asked to apply to become a Yeoman to the Worshipful Company of Turners, one of the oldest Livery Companies in the United Kingdom, receiving its Royal Charter from James 1st in 1604.
He is on the committee of several woodturning clubs, and teaches and demonstrates all over the UK and abroad. See the Tuition and Demonstrating page for more details.
Click here to Read an April 2018 Article from the Eastern Daily Press
Click here to Read an February 2018 Article from the Woodturning Magazine
Scroll down to see Darren in action in a 5 minute video.
Darren with a 6' brown oak wallhanging