Furniture Maker

From my one man shop in South Newfane Vermont, I design and build contemporary solid hardwood furniture. Inspiration for my pieces is rooted in (but not bound by) the clean grace of Japanese and Shaker aesthetics. The interplay between the refined and unrefined or "natural" line is of particular interest to me and I feature it in much of my work. I employ traditional joinery techniques, and take great care in wood selection. The result is furniture exhibiting an inner harmony that will stand the test of time.

When choosing materials I prefer to use domestic (ideally local) wood. I... (more)


Take your concept drawings and reference materials to these factories. They will assist in refining your concept and thinking through the components involved in the Making Process.


A drafting specialist will create a blueprint of your idea using computer aided design (CAD) software. They make sure your design will be well-constructed.


Material suppliers will provide you with the raw materials and components of your end product.


Sample makers will assemble the first end product prototypes.