Recent work by Paul Perkins a former student here.

This is a rather lovely side table in Yew and Ebony. Have a good look at the fine Ebony inlaid lines and cross banding and the x section supporting the legs. This is a very fine piece beautifully shellac polished that would grace the most distinguished home.


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It is where you will now find all the information about our renowned fine woodworking courses, our ethos, and why our students go on to do so many great things. This site remains dedicated to the designs and work, of Rowden’s Founder; David Savage. If you are looking for our woodworking courses, please click here.