I design, build, deliver and install one of a kind high-quality woodwork. After years of specializing in historic home remodeling, I found myself becoming interested in more sensitive work. In my pursuits, I was able to apprentice with an art deco furniture designer and builder, Jeff Newell, in Denver, CO. Then, I was accepted into the Fine Woodworking program at the College of the Redwoods, the school James Krenov founded. I spent two very intense years in school, including multiple workshops, shows, competitions, and a summer working with Brian Newell (no relation with Jeff). Now, I am back in Florida, working with the sensitive eyes and hands of a furniture maker… Jason Straw
Craftsmen made custom kitchen cabinets in the modern contemporary to traditional shaker style. Our design process works in collaboration with the client & material, never a catalog. This unique dynamic is why we have never made the same kitchen twice. Our clients receive one on one personal service & a tasteful, beautiful, functional, one of a kind, well made kitchen, that some may refer to as art. … Read More
I stumbled across Richlite when I was remodeling my own kitchen. I wanted something monotone, not granite, eco friendly and different. Richlite is basically wood pulp, recycled paper, and phenolic resin. It’s hard, durable and very heavy. I have lived with and installed Richlite for about 4 years now. We are certified Richlite fabricators. … Read More
We use old growth river-recovered heart cypress in our dimensional Wall Panels. The wood is salvaged from the rivers and swamps of Florida. The trees might have come down naturally hundreds to thousands of years ago, or they could have been felled by men clear-cutting the ancient lands of Florida for profit. This ancient wood’s history is amazing; they can be thousands of years old … Read More
Inspired by Poul Jensen’s for Selig Z Chair, Mid Century Modern in it’s styling & geometry. I’ve made several improvements & modifications from the original Poul Jensen Selig Z Chairs. We use only select Black Walnut heart wood for the frames. Each piece of black walnut is chosen for its color & grain quality. The chairs are more works of art than factory-assembled furniture; they are individually-produced. All joints use traditional single or double mortis & tenon joinery … Read More
Open, honest and sometimes funny videos and writings about what’s happening in the shop.