Chop Shop is a new CNC fabrication & design facility for creatives, start-ups and social enterprises.



A couple of months ago we have been asked to design and make some custom furniture for an Ideas Space at University of Sheffield Entpreprise (USE) We have been through Social Innovation Lab at USE ourselves and were super exciting … Continue reading


This is our first product – a pair of CNC-cut Yorkshire Terrier Bookends. Lovingly made by us in Sheffield, hand-finished and assembled. Incidentally they are the same colour as Tour de France, but that is just a coincidence Each one … Continue reading

volcano in the wild

Couple of months ago we have been working on a developing three (x3) designs for small structures to be made during a public workshop by children with Art in the Park and Occursus on Furnace Park. The key idea was … Continue reading

clock in winter gardens

Last month we have designed and built a countdown clock to the arrival of the Tour de France in Sheffield, which will be 6th July. The Mobile sculptural clock is currently now on display in the Winter Gardens and will … Continue reading


Couple of weeks ago we had a pleasure to work with Party for the People lads to help them set up The Night Kitchen – a new event space and music venue at Creative Arts Development Space (CADS). We have … Continue reading


In the beginning of January we have designed and built set up for Site Gallery‘s “Artist Proposes” exhibition, which was to start their Platform Series. The aim was to present proposals of five artists who were selected for the two-year … Continue reading

shelf detail

Last December we have worked with Common People to design and make furniture for their pop-up shop in the Winter Gardens. The project is a collaboration between Common People and Sheffield City Council where local business have an opportunity to … Continue reading


This autumn we enjoyed working on the design of the structure for the light installation Neurone – a project developed by scientists form University of Sheffield – Dr Nathan Adams and Dr Ashley Cadby. Neurone – isĀ  a mixture of … Continue reading

Concrete Christmas Tree

Merry Christmas to everyone! Yes, these are Christmas trees made out of concrete. If you are wondering how these were made, this is how: we first CNC cut all the moulds (all 7 of them), stuck them together with lots … Continue reading

grips assembled

Last week we have been testing new joints for Wikihouse and 00:// WikiHouse Supergrip Test from 00 on Vimeo. The grips hold the panel in place, tightening up the connection. You can download the connections here.