is one of New Zealand’s leading furniture makers, with over 30 years’ professional experience and an international clientele. His award-winning work is characterized by graceful use of steam-bent, curvilinear forms. David writes for Australian Wood Review
, has taught frequently at the Perth Woodschool in Australia, and has helped to develop and run the full-time program at the Centre for Fine Woodworking in New Zealand. Most recently, his Folium 3 chair took first prize at the 2018 AWR Studio Furniture exhibition in Australia.
David teaches bending and veneering in the Furniture Intensive.