Forest to Furniture showcases the development of Philip’s sustainable approach to furniture making. Ideas in the Making demonstrates the creative process.
Using locally sourced wood, Philip displays a series of experiments, exploring the relationship between art, craft and design to reveal the potential of form and surface.
We are a small team of designer-craftsmen dedicated to designing and making bespoke furniture for people who appreciate beautiful, sustainable woods and craftsmanship ... Next
My bespoke designs are based on a dialogue with clients through which needs and aspirations are identified ... Next
Our designs have evolved to include a wide range of domestic furniture, from simple budget-conscious coffee tables to highly complex cabinet making ... Next
We also undertake corporate and institutional commissions, including ecclesiastical projects ... Next
Dorchester Abbey choir stalls and clergy seating are examples of such commissions ... Next
Our focus is on designing enduring practical furniture that celebrates the rich diversity of local indigenous woods ... Next
Our workshop/studio operates Monday – Friday, 9am - 5pm. It is based in rural South Oxfordshire, within easy reach of the towns of Henley-on-Thames, Wallingford, Oxford and Reading as well as London, Bath, Bristol and the counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire ... Next
Workshop opening times are Monday – Friday, 9 – 5. Visits at other times, including weekends, can be arranged by appointment. Please telephone first 01491 681122 if you plan to visit or want to discuss the possibility of commissioning furniture.