head of buddha
       
     
humidor, lid open
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut
       
     
US national emblem for the Swiss embassy
       
     
marquetry panel with halila limestone frame
       
     
US national emblem for the swiss embassy
       
     
carved panel of Haydn
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut, detail
       
     
crucifix in alder
       
     
crucifix, drawing and design process
       
     
mirror frames in pearwood
       
     
entry doors in white oak
       
     
doors in white oak and beaumaniere limestone casing
       
     
humidor in various woods
       
     
fireplace surround in white oak
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut, detail
       
     
humidor, detail
       
     
humidor, carved lid
       
     
boiserie panel
       
     
chandelier in gilt wood
       
     
doors in white oak, rear view
       
     
angel
       
     
marquetry panel, detail
       
     
niche in various woods
       
     
head of buddha
       
     
head of buddha

a nod to Tibetian buddist carvers. Luscious features, solemnity, inner peace

humidor, lid open
       
     
humidor, lid open
fireplace surround in walnut
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut

carved details add interest to architectural elements. The dahlia as a central crest bursts in all directions while the delicate garlands balance on the diagonal

US national emblem for the Swiss embassy
       
     
US national emblem for the Swiss embassy

Our national emblem carved in wood, gilded

marquetry panel with halila limestone frame
       
     
marquetry panel with halila limestone frame

Base on a design by MC Escher, this marquetry panel is comfortingly kinetic

US national emblem for the swiss embassy
       
     
US national emblem for the swiss embassy

Our national emblem carved in wood, gilded

carved panel of Haydn
       
     
carved panel of Haydn
fireplace surround in walnut, detail
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut, detail

The joy is in the details

crucifix in alder
       
     
crucifix in alder

A 25th wedding present for a devout couple.

crucifix, drawing and design process
       
     
crucifix, drawing and design process

First start with a concept, that concept on paper, think out the execution, then the physical part

mirror frames in pearwood
       
     
mirror frames in pearwood

This pair of pearwood frames gives one the feeling of being in an aviary seeing a reflection of you

entry doors in white oak
       
     
entry doors in white oak

These are done in the late 17th cent. Parisian style

doors in white oak and beaumaniere limestone casing
       
     
doors in white oak and beaumaniere limestone casing

The tudor style

humidor in various woods
       
     
humidor in various woods

This piece was a joy to complete. If feels as if it's being lifted on billowing swirls of smoke

fireplace surround in white oak
       
     
fireplace surround in white oak

This oak surround reinforces the image of a gentleman's billiards room. Que sticks and a lace cravat of old

fireplace surround in walnut, detail
       
     
fireplace surround in walnut, detail

The central crest of a Dahlia and delicate daisy chains

humidor, detail
       
     
humidor, detail
humidor, carved lid
       
     
humidor, carved lid

Carved in various wood with inlay

boiserie panel
       
     
boiserie panel

This is a walnut panel from a library. Growing, stately, and calming altogether

chandelier in gilt wood
       
     
chandelier in gilt wood

a wooden chandelier filled with movement. The double gilt of gold catches and releases maximum light.

doors in white oak, rear view
       
     
doors in white oak, rear view

A parson's door gives ease of use for these very large entry doors

angel
       
     
angel

wind blows across the hair of this spirit

marquetry panel, detail
       
     
marquetry panel, detail

Yellowheart and Claro walnut bring this pattern to life

niche in various woods
       
     
niche in various woods

Romanesque inspired columns and casing frame a curved marquetry niche