Elm recycled from the old pews of the Jimtown Chapel. Legs on sink pedestal spun with French curve. Countertop is a live edge yellow birch slab cut and milled by Phil Clarke in Lakevale, Antigonish County.
The Keppoch Trestle - This 8 foot by 42 inch table is built to counter height with a corresponding stool height bench. It is made from red oak cut in Antigonish Harbour and milled by Archie MacKenzie of Lakevale.
The Keppoch Trestle features wedged joinery and celebrates the red oak's character.
Red Oak cut in Antigonish Harbour. Wedged joinery with purple heart wedges. Adjustable mattress height.
This nine foot dining room table is built from 150 year old barnboards from Antigonish Harbour. It has a varnish over epoxy finish for extreme durability. A drawer with hand chiseled dovetails and an ash knob spun on the lathe.
The barn from which the boards came for this table was built 150 years ago. I counted 73 rings on one of the wider planks, meaning the tree germinated at least 223 years ago.
Hand chiseled drawer with custom ash knob spun on the lathe. Drawer is wide enough to hold the table place settings.
This desk was built to fit a very exact footprint of a space inside a spiral staircase. The nature of the space meant that after the test assembly in the shed, it was taken apart and reassembled underneath the staircase. Hand cut dovetailed drawer. Yellow Birch cut in Lakevale with legs made from sugar maple cut in Loch Katrine.
Hand chiseled dovetail drawer profile
Classic Dining Table
Six foot classic dining room table. Yellow birch. Lathe spun legs with a French Curve.
16 foot Christmas Wherry
Hakmatak plank cut in Brookdale and Big Marsh. Ash seats and yellow birch gunnels cut in Lakevale. Heart shaped transom. Lapstrake plank.
Ash table cut in Lakevale. Heavy spar varnish for semi-exposed deck.
Danish modern style desk. Oak cut in Antigonish harbour and quartersawn in Lakevale. Maple legs cut in Jimtown.
Open concept kitchen cabinets. Yellow birch top cut in Lakevale. Lathe spun legs and shelves are hemlock cut in Antigonish Harbour. Through joinery with purple heart wedges.
Centre Post Table
Yellow Birch lathe spun centre-post cut in Lakevale. Elm top cut in Antigonish harbour.
Classic Book Case
Custom Yellow Birch crown molding. Maple facing over birch plywood.
Baby Jail Hobbit Gate
Baby jail hobbit gate. Antigonish Harbour red oak and mahogany. Beeswax finish.
Black Locust cut in Jimtown. Purple Heart inlaid butterflys. Heavy spar varnish.
Dining Table with benches
Six foot table is made from red oak cut in Antigonish Harbour. Lathe spun legs with a French curve. Benches are red oak with ash legs and wedged through-joinery.
12 Foot Table. Hemlock cut in Barneys River. Ash legs cut in Lakevale. Purple Heart Bowties
Minimalist design. Legs spun on lathe with wedged through joinery. Ash legs cut in Lakevale. Oak top cut in Antigonish Harbour. Live edge.