English Elm Coffer
This English Elm coffer was made using the clients own elm from a tree which was felled in their garden. The timber was left to season for nearly 5 years before it was used. The coffer is constructed on the front and sides using raised and fielded panels within a moulded frame and on the back has tongue and grove boards set within a mortise and tenon frame. The legs are 100mm ( 4 inches ) square and have arrow heads carved into the corners on the base, the top is flat and is 30mm thick ,it is hinged with large brass butt hinges and on the inside of the top are 2 leather straps to stop the lid falling back, the whole coffer is finished in oil and waxed.


Oak lined dovetail jewellery box
This Solid Oak jewellery box is constructed using traditional dovetail joints. It has two drawers, also made of oak and dovetailed and is lined with red felt, the lid is attached with brass box hinges to stop it falling right back when opened and small antique brass pull Knobs are used for the drawers and lid. The box was then oiled and waxed for a finish.


Oak lined dovetail Jewellery box
This Solid Oak jewellery box is constructed the same as the one above but has a lift out tray in the top compartment and one larger drawer instead of two, it is also lined but this time using pink velvet. The finish is the same that being of Oil and Wax.


Oak dovetall Jewellery box
This picture shows the above box closed


Cherry jewellery box
This cherry box is lined in red velvet


Three oak chests
These three oak chest were made for an 18th birthday present and are made so that the middle size chest fits within the big chest and the small chest fits within the middle size chest each one is fitted with recessed brass handles and then is finished in oil and waxed.


Oak Dovetail chest
with lock


A Pair Of Oak Bedroom Chests
These solid European oak chests are constructed using traditional threw dovetails, the lid is hinged using solid brass butt hinges and a traditional box lock is fitted, they are then finished in oil and waxed.


Oak dovetailed chest
Another oak chest fitted with lock


Ash boot box



Small oak Jewellery box



Oak dovetailed Briefcase



Utily angled dovetail novelty box



Small inlaid pine card box



Pine dovetailed chest
with hand veneered top of Brazilian tulip wood and London plain


Oak dovetailed Jewellery box



Pine chest
with detailed inlay and brass name plate


Oak Jewellery box
with tray


Nest of chests
outer chest made of Chestnut then Ash then oak



This project is part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for European Development 2007 - 2013 : Europe investing in rural areas. VISIT WEBSITE
This project is being delivered through the South West of England Regional Development Agency, with Defra as the managing authority.