Category Archives: Tables


The workshop has seen many changes over recent years and has now got a light and airy feel with a selection of small high quality machines perfectly suited to the one-off pieces I make. I am finding myself returning to a more hand tool orientated approach as the work itself has become smaller and more refined and technological developments …

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Octagonal Table

This has been an interesting project with a fair amount of geometry involved. It is essentially very simple, an octagonal top on an octagonal pedestal. The base was made from 8 tapered slabs, bevelled and jointed together. To make sure of tight fits, the whole thing was clamped together using clamping blocks with three trial runs …

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Extending Table

This has been a summer of tables. I have just delivered a sweet little extending table in ash to a delighted owner. Earlier I made a an extending round table in Ash and am currently working on an Octagonal piece. It is intended to add a set of chairs at a later date and a …

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