Furniture That Transcends.

furniture that transcends.

 Hund-Rubbing the finish of the Austin Coffee Table No.2

Hund-Rubbing the finish of the Austin Coffee Table No.2


 Furniture is more than an object;

it is a table where family meals will be shared,

a bed where your children will grow,

or a bench where you will rest.

Our Furniture transcends it’s function;

Here, stories are made

by the hands of an expert craftsman,

creating something that will last a lifetime.


 
 

Beauty, Manifested.

From the initial milling of lumber to the final coat of finish, the art of furniture-making is one of patience and skill.

In my shop I spend countless hours ensuring that my work is not only well designed and impeccably crafted, but also inherently beautiful.

To me, a piece’s aesthetic is as important as its construction; the former creates conversation while the latter perpetuates it.

 
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a passion pursued

In May of 2016 I graduated from architecture school with a mountain of loan debt and a passion for design. Soon after graduation I found a job at a local architecture firm where I worked to pursue a career and pay down my student loans. Nine months into my “career” I realized that a desk job wasn’t for me, so I quit.

With a few bucks and a big vision to pursue my childhood passion, I setup shop in the basement of my parents log home and began building custom furnishings once again.

I founded Drake Woodworking on the notion of making furniture into more than an object, but an experience. Here, I merge my architectural sensitivities with fine craft to create pieces that transcend their function and transform their spaces.

 
 

 
 

 

 

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Love this table you made for us. Not a day goes by (when we’re here) that we don’t truly appreciate your creation. Thank you!

-Kim & Garrett H.