Profiles

Neil Scobie passed away in May 2016. He was a valued author for Australian Wood Review. This remembrance was published in AWR#92, September, 2016.

For Sydney designer/maker Ben Percy, this was one case where the nature of the wood had a big say in the furniture he designed.

Melissa Allen’s marquetry Leaf Chandelier was a showstopper at the recent Treecycle exhibition in Sydney. We asked her how the concept developed.

David Upfill-Brown writes about some of the factors that influenced the design and making of his Guell Stools, recently featured in Treecycle 2016.

Situated in inner Sydney, Anagote Timbers offers a range of exotic species for furniture and cabinetmakers, boatbuilders and joiners.

Adrian Potter’s furniture is a canvas for all that interests and inspire him.

An upcoming exhibition of fine furniture by Darren Oates at Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, NSW.

How to build a hollow wood surfboard – in just four days.

West Australian bespoke maker Ben Savage finds that when it comes to furniture design, less can be more.

Andrew Christie is an artist who often works in wood. His installation of 'funeral instruments' is currently part of a group exhibition at Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts.

Information for those wanting to fast track their woodworking skills.

Roy Schack writes about the work of furniture designer/maker Leon Sadubin.

Perth maker Karl Young enjoys custom making furniture from reclaimed wood.

Sydney marquetry artist Azadeh Zolfigol uses traditional techniques to create beautiful works of wood art.

David Haig is one of New Zealand's most successful furniture designer / makers and woodwork teachers.