Journey

Pause, move and resize

We had an open meeting in the park last Friday to discuss the positioning of the oven. There were a handful of people at the meeting who were voicing some very strong views. After a long discussion we managed to come to a compromise. The constuction will now be put on hold until September. The [...]

Crowd Funding

  We have now received permission from the council to construct the permanent communal bread oven in Garnethill Park! We are crowd-funding to raise funds for the materials to build the oven. Please if you can help through a donation and share with your friends and family who may be interested in supporting or getting [...]

19th February 2017

Pop-Up Bread Oven 2 The event ran from 12 till 4pm in Garnethill Park. I was there with the bread oven and many people from the community brought their dough along to be baked. So much so that I was baking till the very last minute! There were some very beautiful and tasty loaves (images [...]

12th February 2017

Pop-Up Bread Oven Garnethill Park The first pop-up event in the park and we didn't know how it was going to go! A few girls from the GSA Bakery came to help set up and withstood the bitter cold. We had some horizontal hail at times and the temperature gun told us that outside of [...]

Collecting the Oven

The oven was kindly donated to the project by Gavin Phillips a wonder at green wood carving and bread baking and who runs his project shedtherapy . It was a wonderful coincidence to get in contact with Gavin who has played an indispensable role in the bread oven journey so far. Gavin and his friend [...]

Now City Glasgow

the funding for the project Eleanora Jaroszynska / The communal bread oven and the Unconventional Bakery The communal Bread Oven and the Unconventional Bakery. The communal bread oven will be a central fire to which the community of Garnethill, GSA, Gh. Multicultural centre and keen community baking groups can bring their bread dough to be [...]