British furniture designer and maker

Foat table

January 26th, 2017

table top Table top in Somerset Chestnut with tapered ends for a friend

Colourway Shelving

June 10th, 2016

web shelf
Shelving and hang rails for good friends Colourway’s new show room.

Chair plans

March 12th, 2016

round clouded web
Spacey chair visualisation.

Pattern

March 6th, 2016

greyscale pattern web
Pattern play for upcoming project.

Diana + Minerva

March 1st, 2016

dm cabinet
Beginnings of new project based on Chippendale’s iconic commode

Coming soon

February 21st, 2016

candles
Carving project with new Dremel.

Mushrooms

February 18th, 2016

Mush
Prepping ideas for exciting new project.

Table

February 15th, 2016

ft
New table for a friend.

Ravey

February 4th, 2016

web idea

Lorry chassis cabin

January 5th, 2016

3 lorry

Lamp sketch

December 25th, 2015

lamp square
Ideas….

Print

December 12th, 2015

print web

Playing around.

Doodle

November 20th, 2015

doodle
Pagan inspired symbols.

Cabin

November 17th, 2015

hut-web
Quick design for a cabin in the woods that I will one day sustainably build and manage the woodland around it.

Cabinet with Drawers

August 11th, 2015

cabprog
Things coming along…….

Laser Cutting

July 19th, 2015

webpat
Portion of laser cut doors and drawers for cabinet to be shown at Tent in September.
Big thanks to Shape Studio for advice and cutting the design.

Pattern

July 5th, 2015

tease-pattern
Pattern fragment for cabinet

Sketch

June 7th, 2015

sketch
Ideas…..

D1552.2 Cabinet

May 31st, 2015

cabprog
Progress on cabinet…..

Hockney inspried kitchen

April 15th, 2015

jk

Progress

April 9th, 2015

IMG_20150408_111241
Almost ready for delivery to Studio Moross

Kitchen beginnings

March 29th, 2015

IMG_20150329_121844
Hot pink on a cold day. Drawer sides, part of a new project for Studio Moross

chop saw

March 27th, 2015

IMG_20150324_135103
Latest member of the workshop team. Festool

Featured on Sight Unseen

January 21st, 2015

sight journal
‘Nod’ table appears on Sight Unseen.

new project

December 19th, 2014

table top web
More to come…

Prototyping

December 3rd, 2014

prototyping

1:1 model of new side table idea, ‘Nod’.

bench for lathe

November 26th, 2014

lathe bench
Bench design for new lathe.

Lathe Drawing

November 26th, 2014

lathe plan
Beautiful techincal drawing of the old record lathe just purchased, from the imaculate instuction manual that came with it.

Touch Digital LDN

October 7th, 2014

touch dig
Some desks I made for Touch Digital ,designed by Philip Malouin at Post Office.

Makers Mark

September 26th, 2014

mark
First piece to be stamped…..

Ebony

September 19th, 2014

ebonised chair
Ebonised chair. Vinegar is added to steel wool and the resulting solution when applied to a timber with high tannin content turns it black. The higher the tannin content the darker the effect. When oiled with danish oil the grain comes back through the finish.

Upcoming Colaboration

September 15th, 2014

insense
Preview of a project I am pround to be working on with good friend Colourway

Oak Chair

September 15th, 2014

oak chair
Unnamed oak chair pre ebonising. More details and pictures to follow……

Chair Frame

September 15th, 2014

chair frame
First dry assembly of oak chair frame. A mixure of traditional and modern jointing, the bottom rail is ‘domino’ jointed with the top being handcut wedged through tennons that are pinned with a dowel for maximum strength.

Lamination

September 6th, 2014

lami

Laminated oak rail. The glue has been stained black to avoid glue lines due to the final ebonised finish.

Steam Bent Oak

August 1st, 2014

jiggery

Stage one of curved rails. Steam bent 3mm strips of oak clamped round a former. Steam bent first before lamination because of the acute radius of the curve. The second part of the former to be used for the lamination process.

Candlestick Holders

July 21st, 2014

candleweb
Quick set of candlestick holders whittled up in the workshop.

Inspiration

July 15th, 2014

Cornelius-Cardew
Graphical score by Conelius Cardew for Treatise, watch and listen to the whole thing here.

24hr Design challenge

July 13th, 2014

24hr
Something that I never posted from 2012 when I participated in Hendzel and Hunt’s 24hr design challenge.
An amazing 24 hours spent with some very talented people with some incredible results.
Good memories.

Yurt Door

July 12th, 2014

yurt

Doors for a friend’s yurt that I made with him in the workshop about 1.5 years ago. He finally finished the other bits and got it all together, looks great. He forged the hinges himself at a local blacksmiths.

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