The FenCraft Team
Ian was born in Hayes in Middlesex and after training as an Architectural Technician , he worked in the building industry for 30 years. Ian was part of the team, who were the former Peterborough Development Corporation and following the winding up of the corporation he joined the team building The Pearl Assurance building in Orton Wistow.
A number of redundancies gave Ian the opportunity to turn Freelance and he has a small number of clients for whom he deals with their property maintenance needs.
Ian has a keen interest in archaeology and genealogy and is at present researching his mother’s family.
With Marian, Ian helps to care for Marians parents, who have recently moved to be nearer them and along with John he manages events for local crafters.
Marian designs and makes greetings cards and wedding stationery whilst Ian is responsible for the packaging and labelling of the cards. Marian & Ian were exhibitors at the former Dragonfly Craft Fairs and joined with John & Moira to take over the fairs when the original organiser moved on.
Ian grows many plants from seed, makes planters and creates colourful hanging baskets, which he occasionally sells at various fairs.