Alan Bishop is a retired Professional Mechanical Engineer, raised on a farm on Western Victoria’s basalt plains.
Worked around the motorcycle trade for a number of years.
Worked in the various industries, including defence, building and construction, water treatment, manufacturing, operation and maintenance, and consulting.
Now retired, Alan is a part time woodworker with an interest in chairs, furniture and making things that are useful, durable and attractive.
Alan is married to Su Bishop, a glass artist and jewellery maker. Su’s work can be found in some of Australia’s best galleries. Her work has been sold in Australia and overseas.