Posts Tagged ‘Collaboration’

Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design 2009

July 11, 2009

Come and see our Entwine Table, Raindrop Dressing table and Wharfedale bar stool:

Saturday 15th – Monday 24th August 2009 inclusive

10.00 am to 4.00 pm Daily

Thirlestaine Long Gallery

Cheltenham College

Bath Road

Cheltenham

GL53 7LD

You can see our other exhibition pieces here

Visit our workshop

June 13, 2009

We are opening our studio to visitors – come and see David demonstrating his traditional craftmanship skills at our workshop on 20 and 21 June, and on 26, 27, 28 June.  We will be open from 10.30 am till 5.30 pm on these days.  We will have examples of our individually designed furniture on display – please come and try them out – you can touch the wood, sit on the wood, buy the wood – we will have gift items available for you to purchase on the day; for example jewellery boxes, clocks with unique grain patterns, chopping boards, cheese boards and larger items of furniture.  We are taking part in the North Yorkshire Open Studios event, you can see other inspirational artists and craftsmen here

Letter Carving

December 9, 2008
Leaf Litter by David Morley

Leaf Litter by David Morley

The words of poet David Morley were carved into recycled timber by David Mawdsley, as part of the collaborative installation at the Slow Art Trail in Strid Wood on the Bolton Abbey Estate.

Letter shapes by David Mawdsley

Letter shapes by David Mawdsley

Entwine Table

December 9, 2008
Entwined twixt twig and twine

Entwined twixt twig and twine

David carved the work of calligrapher Richard Crookes into the top of this console table. Inlaid cherry represents the ‘twig’ and Stephanie’s stitched hemp cord represents the ‘twine’.

Entwine Console Table

Entwine Console Table

This collaboration was exhibited at the Creative Networks event at Leeds College of Art and Design.

You can commission David, Stephanie and Richard to make a truly unique piece of furniture.