Blog - Stories from my Workshop

Blog - Stories from my Workshop

A Stagecoach for the Karl-May-Festival

I recieved a mere two lines of text and a picture, "Can you build something like this for our Karl May Festival and how much would it cost ?" After mailing back and forth a few times I was off to Mörschied and met people full of incredible idealism and energy ! Arndt Limpinsel (th boss), Sascha Klein (the doer) and Eric Nisius (the all-rounder and wonderful master painter). And then ... the stagecoach adventure started ...  » Read more...

The Choco-la-mat

The caller introduced himself as Monsieur Chocolat ! ... that's unusual. He asked if I could help with new wheels for his Choco-la-mat - what could that be ?...  » Read more...

Blog - Stories from my Workshop
Blog - Stories from my Workshop

An Etruscan chariot

"We're going to build an Etruscan chariot and it should look pretty much like the one on this vase !" Professors, archeologists, scientists, artists and sculptors greeted me enthusiastically in the workshop of the Glyptothek Museum and wanted my advice on the practical side of the project ...  » Read more...

A wagon for the "Medicus"

A barber's wagon was needed for the filming of the book "The Medicus". The first conversation with the film company took place in autumn 2012, filming was planned for June 2013. By the time the planning had been completed and I could start working, it was already May ! And then suddenly ...  » Read more...

Blog - Stories from my Workshop