The marri cabinet is really coming together now. The careful timber selection is highlighted in the book matching on the doors and drawer fronts. This feature is consistent with the back panels of the open shelving; they are a veneered … Continue reading →
The current commission I’m working on gave me a great opportunity to make a video to highlight the differences between traditional joinery which I use, and the modern joinery techniques, which the vast majority of other furniture makers are currently using.
Sourcing and selection of the ideal timber is key to each of my commissions. Once the design has been approved and I have a thorough understanding of the client’s requirements, the next step for me is to source the timber. … Continue reading →
“I would highly recommend Peter for any requirement where a work of excellence is needed”
Just thought I would let you know that my beautiful Jarrah blanket box arrived safely today (all the way from Perth WA to Wollongong NSW) and I am very happy with the outstanding quality of the workmanship.
I can highly recommend the removal company, the blanket box was well protected and arrived in perfect condition. The removalist unpacked the blanket box and placed it in the room for me.
When I was on the internet looking for a custom made blanket box in a design I liked, I was happy when I found your website. Then I realised you were on the other side of the country, that was not a problem to Peter. Peter was terrific to deal with kept me up dated on the progress of the blanket box and time frame when it would be completed and delivered.
I would highly recommend Peter for any requirement where a work of excellence is needed.
The home theatre cabinet and toy box are now finished and ready for delivery. With a number of coats of natural oil polish on each piece it really brings the timber alive, particularly the figured grain on the toy box. … Continue reading →
My blog will give you an insight into traditional handcrafted furniture making, and how I go about building each commission. Concentrating primarily on the joinery details as this is my main point of difference. Photo’s with each post will allow you to visually follow the progress and watch as the handcrafted piece of furniture comes to life.This will enable you to understand what makes my furniture so unique, and why it will outlive us by many generations. You are always welcome to leave comments or ask a question.