Some of our pieces. Click SHOP for the full list.

If you are interested in purchasing any item, please contact us by email, at les@prenbala.co.uk, or by phone on 07979 074 320 and we will discuss your order and our delivery options.

Six-hour tuition session

Personalised Woodturning Tuition

Characterful Oak Bowl

Characterful Oak Bowl with copper infill.

Small bowl in ash – ideal for coins and keys

Small coin and key bowl in ash

Meet the team

At Pren we keep things small....just the two of us.
Les Symonds

Les Symonds

This is Les, our woodturner. When he's not turning or at the shop, he'll be away with the dogs, whatever the weather

Sally Symonds

Sally Symonds

Sally used to be the first point of contact when we had the shop. Nowadays she deals with admin and is my principal source of quality control and a great "wall" for bouncing ideas off.

Blog

Browse through our Blogs or catch the latest news here.
Publications

Cone Vessel

This month, for my article for Woodturning magazine I was supposed to be writing about steam-bending timber, but I made a last minute substitution and wrote about something far more intriguing! Several thousand years ago Read more…

Woodturning

Bowled over!

Lots of bowls being turned recently. Sally and I have been working on the garden again and one of the log stores, for dry firewood, had a few interesting lumps of timber in it, so Read more…