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King Post Door Stop



So much work would have gone into cutting this tenon it had to be respected and given a new purpose. From the angles on the tenon shoulder, its likely that this was part of a King Post used in a traditional roof structure. Coated in a clear resin, cut back with fine glass paper and given simple bees wax finish, it offers the weathered piece a firm bond and soft sheen. A perfect door stop with a history of its own……

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All of my pieces are created from the ground up with care, love and attention to detail. I like to think of it as not work, but a passion! Akin to that of any artist or sculptor. Your purchase therefore becomes not only a business transaction, but a bond we share for our love of design, nature and our environment that translates to functionality.

Wabi Sabi, ”perfect imperfection”, a Japanese phrase that epitomises this entire collection. Please do take the time to consider this and it’s concept carefully before your purchase.

Timber generally is a live organic medium. In short it can be unpredictable. After a lifetime of avoiding splits, cracks and knots in my work, I now delight in their beauty and characteristics. Likewise please accept that this piece may change in various ways overtime. Ultimately however it is, by design, not built to be perfect. It is it’s imperfections that make it to both you the consumer, and me, it’s creator – Perfect!