Carving out a simpler life

Artisan spoon carver Mark Reddy turned his back on a high-flying career as a prop maker for TV programmes, and as an art director for creative agencies, in order to embrace a more simpler, natural life. He purchased a patch of woodland in Kent to escape the city and began to reconnect with nature, learning to work again with his hands. Mark took up spoon carving and relocated to rural Somerset to pursue his craft. Go behind the scenes of his workshop in the video above and discover Mark’s passion for working with wood