Custom furniture

I've been building furniture for more than 30 years, and my goal has always been the same: to make objects that will elicit the same fondness and pleasure I felt for the furniture that surrounded me as a child. I especially like classic English and Chinese furniture, and those influences are evident in many of my designs.

My furniture is by commission, and is priced on a time and materials basis. This puts a typical desk, for example, in the range of $7-10,000. I generally use domestic woods like walnut, cherry or figured maple, with quarter sawn oak for hidden structural... (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.