Raf Nathan, Raf Nathan, Qld (Studio Furniture 2018)

Working from a workshop nestled in bushland, Raf Nathan has been making furniture and woodwork items for more than 30 years. As a designer/maker he creates modern pieces such as tables and cabinets using predominantly Australian woods. Even after all these years he is still excited by the challenge of making things that are well made, lasting and have a contemporary edge. Over the past few years he has also designed and put into production specialist woodworking measuring tools made from brass, aluminium and of course wood. Raf is a prolific writer, having publishing two woodwork project books and authored hundreds of articles for the magazine Australian Wood Review. Raf is an accredited member of Studio Woodworkers Australia. See www.rafnathan.com