Thomas ‘Gnomeman’ Whittaker

Does the name Thomas Whittaker mean anything to you? It does to us, Thomas ‘Gnomeman’ Whittaker (1910-1991) was an English Oak craftsman based in Littlebeck, a village close to the coastal town of Whitby in North Yorkshire. Whittaker carved a little gnome into each item which left his workshop. It has been debated whether Whittaker […]