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Mike Groves Biography – Mike Groves Wiki
Mike Groves is a woodturner based in London. He appears in the first series of BBC One’s Make it at Market.
Groves is the owner of Skapa. According to his website, all Skapa tableware is carefully handcrafted, with each piece defined by the excellence of the timber and an artisanal appreciation for detail. Bring individuality and craftsmanship into every room and discover designs to make you smile.
Handmade in London, Mike spends many hours curating and sourcing the finest and most meaningful wood with provenance and environment in mind. Focussing on local timber means that his products are eco-friendly and have a minimal carbon footprint. Mike’s collection of wooden bowls is practical, environmentally conscious, and crafted with purpose.
The forms of Skapa bowls are inspired by the design and food cultures of Korea, China, and Japan. With function and aesthetic built-in with equal measure, Skapa bowls last and age beautifully. They will become a part of you.
Mike Groves Make it at Market
Mike Groves appears as a budding entrepreneur in the first series of BBC One’s Make it at Market. The reality television show is hosted by Dominic Chinea of The Repair Shop.
He revealed he was taking part in the BBC 1 show on Instagram writing: “Genuinely a little emosh to announce that, finally, tonight is the night. My episode of BBC One’s ‘Make It At Market’ is on today!”
“2022 was amazing for me and for Skapa Woodturning. Digging in at @cockpitstudios, BBC appearance, being made a Yeoman of @turners.company.of.london, big commission for @chilternfirehouse, retailing with @glassette and @berdoulat_interior_design, getting a therapist and, and getting a nerdy academic publication in the bag 🥰.”
“Get a massive bag of crisps and watch my undoing.”
Mike Groves Instagram
Mike Groves’s Instagram handle is @skapa_woodturning.