Custom Design and Build Furnishings

At Grain wood shop we design and build custom furnishings, My background stems from yacht restoration to an undergrad in Architecture. From these two backgrounds I have a love for designed objects, in my case furniture. The program I attended at the International yacht restoration school was the yacht restoration program. This is where I learned to use hand tools properly and the importance of a sharp edge. beetlecat1 This is what you work on your first year at IYRS. Start with an old beetle cat and the goal its to restore it by the end of the year while working on improving your skills. poster15 ​And this is what we launched in Early June nine months later with greatly improved skills.