Profile

Cover photo
alex johnson
Attended Bootham
Lives in St Albans
187 followers|23,640,465 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Bespoke music studio
Built by Tinyhouse UK for a composer near Guildford, it has six inch thick walls providing additional soundproofing and high ceilings. Features include a cedar roof and extrior walls in Waney Edge.
Built by Tinyhouse UK for a composer near Guildford, it has six inch thick walls providing additional soundproofing and high ceilings. Features include a cedar roof and extrior walls in Waney Edge. Posted by alex johnson at 3:05 PM ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
The Perfect Commute: Show Garden for Malvern Spring Festival 2015
Almost certainly the most shedworkingy of this year's show gardens will be The Perfect Commute, designed by Deborah Bird from Beholder's Eye at this year's Malvern Spring Festival . Here's how she described what looks like a must-see garden specially for Sh...
Almost certainly the most shedworkingy of this year's show gardens will be The Perfect Commute, designed by Deborah Bird from Beholder's Eye at this year's Malvern Spring Festival. Here's how she described what looks like a must-see garden specially for Shedworking readers: ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
The Bookshed
Nottingham-based Gillian James runs her online secondhand book business from her wooden shed in the back garden of her home where she keeps her stock of around 10,000 books (with an emphasis on children's books). You can catch up with her on Twitter. Post b...
Nottingham-based Gillian James runs her online secondhand book business from her wooden shed in the back garden of her home where she keeps her stock of around 10000 books (with an emphasis on children's books). You can catch up with her on Twitter. Post by BBC Radio Nottingham.
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Tiny House Nation series
Shedworkers will be interested in this US series which has now transferred to UK television about tiny house building. According to the producers of T iny House Nation (which airs at 9pm on Wednesdays on More4 but is also available via their on demand thing...
Shedworkers will be interested in this US series which has now transferred to UK television about tiny house building. According to the producers of Tiny House Nation (which airs at 9pm on Wednesdays on More4 but is also available via their on demand thingy) it is "about ingenious small dwelling ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Tweeting Tardis Loo
It's not technically a garden office but the Tweeting Tardis Loo is certainly shedlike and when the Shedworking staff saw it, we felt nostalgic for our series of Thursday Outhouses a few years ago. Designed by homeworker Jason Kneen it has everything you'd ...
It's not technically a garden office but the Tweeting Tardis Loo is certainly shedlike and when the Shedworking staff saw it, we felt nostalgic for our series of Thursday Outhouses a few years ago. Designed by homeworker Jason Kneen it has everything you'd look for in a police box-themed ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Sarah Walker: shedworker
Those of you who listen regularly to BBC Radio 3 will recognise Sarah Walker' s voice (heard most frequently weekday mornings on Essential Classics). She is also a shedworker, as she explains in the video above, filmed in her shed.
Those of you who listen regularly to BBC Radio 3 will recognise Sarah Walker's voice (heard most frequently weekday mornings on Essential Classics). She is also a shedworker, as she explains in the video above, filmed in her shed. Posted by alex johnson at 9:24 AM ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Converted trailer garden office
A lovely converted trailer, designed and built by architect Karel Verstraeten in Ghent, which had been a temporary mobile office and is now a permanent mobile one. Features include oak strip cladding and a marvellous domed window, while inside there is a cu...
A lovely converted trailer, designed and built by architect Karel Verstraeten in Ghent, which had been a temporary mobile office and is now a permanent mobile one. Features include oak strip cladding and a marvellous domed window, while inside there is a curvy plywood interior.
1
1
Roy Thomas's profile photo
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
187 people
Jessica Thomas's profile photo
jessica paez's profile photo
Andy Britnell's profile photo
Jon Worthington's profile photo
Jon Wickham's profile photo
Gavin Marron's profile photo
Andy Melville's profile photo
Furniture At Work's profile photo
Peter Arnold's profile photo

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Nuclear bunker garden office
      It needs some slight refurbishment, but if you've ever fancied working in a former nuclear bunker, here's the very thing, on with Clive Emson Auctioneers to be sold by public auction on March 23 (guide price £10,000-£15,000). The bunker is on the Peni...
It needs some slight refurbishment, but if you've ever fancied working in a former nuclear bunker, here's the very thing, on with Clive Emson Auctioneers to be sold by public auction on March 23 (guide price £10000-£15000). The bunker is on the Peninsula Way (A228), close to Hoo villae, ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Lunapods: transparent shedworking
Although squarely aimed at the glamping market, there's no reason why Lunapods should not make great garden offices (as long as you don't mind losing a little bit of privacy). The inflatable transparent bubble design (rather reminiscent of Bubbletree ) is 4...
Although squarely aimed at the glamping market, there's no reason why Lunapods should not make great garden offices (as long as you don't mind losing a little bit of privacy). The inflatable transparent bubble design (rather reminiscent of Bubbletree) is 4m diameter plus a 2m porch (including a ...
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Kosha Heritage Bookmark
The Bookshelf staff recently roadtested this lovely stainless steel 'feather' bookmark from Kosha and enjoyed the experience very much - it flattens out while inside the book, then springs gently back into feather form once released. Heartily recommended, i...
The Bookshelf staff recently roadtested this lovely stainless steel 'feather' bookmark from Kosha and enjoyed the experience very much - it flattens out while inside the book, then springs gently back into feather form once r...
2
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Armour bearer bookcase
Shaul Cohen
1
Add a comment...

alex johnson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Bookshelf
  We usually tilt the last book on the shelf in order to prevent the
books from falling. Likewise, a wide variety of bookends are on the
market for the same purpose. 'Bookshelf' has its own radian, which can keep the books on the
shelf to one side Apostr...
  We usually tilt the last book on the shelf in order to prevent the books from falling. Likewise, a wide variety of bookends are on the market for the same purpose. 'Bookshelf' has its own radian, which can keep the books ...
1
Add a comment...
People
Have him in circles
187 people
Jessica Thomas's profile photo
jessica paez's profile photo
Andy Britnell's profile photo
Jon Worthington's profile photo
Jon Wickham's profile photo
Gavin Marron's profile photo
Andy Melville's profile photo
Furniture At Work's profile photo
Peter Arnold's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Journalist, blogger
Employment
  • Journalist, blogger, present
  • The Independent, NACC, Pearson, INM, Age Concern, NACC, Bear Publishing, PSP
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
St Albans
Previously
York - Shropshire, Madrid, London,
Story
Introduction
Shedworking. The Independent. Crohn's and Colitis UK. Bookshelf. Cheese and apple sandwiches.
Education
  • Bootham
Basic Information
Gender
Male