chepburn

Ottawa, ON, CA
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I have enjoyed working with my hands for as long as I can remember.

I like to work in Cherry and Walnut the most....the warmth (and forgiveness) of these woods is amazing.

Lately, I have been on a kick making side tables using different species of high figure woods for the tops. These have been auctioned off to raise money for Breast Cancer Research, and I get a kick out of the reactions of the winners to their new acquisitions!


Thanks for reading this
Chris

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Small Quilted Makore Table

This table follows simlar lines to my other end tables, but the top shows the 3 dimensional grain of quilted Makore. The top and stretchers are Makore, and the legs are Cherry. All joinery is mortise...

Simple End Table

I have built a few of these tables using various woods for the tops that have been auctioned off for Breast Cancer fundraisers. This particular table is made with a lacewood top, cherry legs and...

My take on Wegner's classic Round Chair

I was so taken with the sweeping arms and back of Hans Wegner's Round Chair, that I had to incorporate them into a chair designed to match a new dining suite.  The chair blends the back and arms...



Recent comments


Re: Sculpted Walnut Settee

The flow is remarkable. Great work...and fantastic patience!

Re: Federal Entry Table

Fantastic work.

Love the use of the grain!



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