It was in 1996 that I first got interested in making furniture,
mainly through necessity...
As I needed things I made them
instead of paying for soulless stuff from the shops
money I could afford to spend).Gradually
people asked me to make things
for them too and I willingly
obliged as it's something I really enjoy.
certainly embraced the rustic style and attempt to create things
functional as well as aesthetically pleasing.
an early piece created from some crating which once housed a
massive new air conditioning unit for Cairns base hospital. The
(small size corrugated iron) was from a demolished
materials used in this matching pantry cupboard.
table using old pine.
Stella commisioned this King Size bed
love their Miniorb!)
The timber I
really love using is Silky Oak which has an appealing grain.
is one of 2 bedside tables which I couldn't bear to part with...
practical I have tried to use more traditional means of joinery
such as the dovetails shown on this drawer...For most
of the cupboards
I have used mortise and tenon joints...
I used to
have a stall at the local markets and made a few mobiles such as
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