Gallery

Welcome to my online gallery. All items displayed are currently finished and available for immediate purchase. If you require a price for delivery or any further information please contact us.

A full portfolio of my work that can be made to order can be found in my catalogue (see main navigation).

Runes

This coffee table features carved Walnut panels that feature the Orkney runic alphabet. These letters, written by vikings, can be found at various sites in Orkney and have been the influence of many Orkney creatives. Stone has been commonly used to make furniture in Orkney for many centuries, with the oldest examples being found at Skara Brae; the polished Orkney stone top in his design continues this with this theme.

Materials-Oak,Walnut and Orkney Stone

Dimensions 470mm x 470mm x 450 high

£420.00

Orkney Stone-Topped Table

A simple coffee table with a stunning piece of polished Orkney stone set into the top. This practical table features tapered legs which is a distinctively Scottish feature and is constructed from Sapele using mortise and tenon joints.

Dimensions 500mm x 400 x 450mm high

£285.00

Cotton-Topped Stool

This contemporary version of a traditional Orkney stool features a top woven with black and white heavy duty woven cotton (other colours are also available). The frame of the stool is made using Shou Sugi Ban Oak, which is a Japanese technique to preserve and finish wood. A stunning and practical piece that will find a place in any room of your house.

Dimensions 490mm x 320mm x 390mm high

£180.00

Flax Basket

Made using traditional basket making techniques and Orkney straw. This coiled basket has a more contemporary look as it is stitched using black flax string rather than the more traditional white sisal string. These time consuming-to-make baskets will last a lifetime and longer and will find a wide variety of uses around your home. The one Kevin's family have is used as a fruit bowl. Traditionally these basket were made entirely from straw and string but Kevin designs and makes his own version of these with a solid wooden base to make use of cuttings of wood in his workshop. This addition offers a more sturdy and practical item.

Materials - Orkney Oat straw, flax string, Oak base.

Dimensions 390mm diameter x 140mm high

£125.00

Solstice kist

Kists are one of the most practical items of furniture to own. Made from Oak this designer kist is not only highly functional, it is also a beautiful statement piece for any style of home. The kist top features a stunning marquetry panel inspired by the famous Maeshowe Chambered Tomb. The marquetry, like all the different shapes, sizes and colours of the stones that make the tomb, all fit together to build up a circular design. The circular design of the marquetry piece culminates to an engraved brass disc in the centre that shines when the sun hits it just as the inside of the tomb lights up during the winter solstice. Inside the kist, there is a carved panel that says "Solstice" in runic letters. To meet additional storage needs, there is also box and drawer to be found. Early kists were not made using quality heavy timbers such as Oak, nor did they feature flush handles as this one does as they needed to be lighter and easier to lift for regular moving.

Materials - various timbers make up the marquetry panel along with the engraved brass disc, while the main kist is made from Oak with inlaid cherry above the carved handles.

Dimensions 830mm 450mm x 465mm high.

£955.00