Art & Function

I believe that a piece of furniture should reflect something about the owner. I invite the client to collaborate in the creative process. Initially, I prefer to meet the client, if possible, in the setting where the piece will be placed so that I can garner some sense of his or her interests and tastes in addition to the functional requirements for the project. With these initial impressions in mind, I will produce several sketches. At a second meeting, beyond listening to the client’s thoughts regarding the designs, I encourage him or her to take part in the creative process... (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.