Cut-off times for Santa’s deliveries

http://www.davebeekenwoodworking.com/new-mail-order-page-new To allow enough time for our elves to carefully make and ship your custom made woodwork in time for Christmas, make your list, check it twice and take note of our cut-off times to order. Ready-made items: Within UK – 16th December, to outside of the UK – 6th December. Made-to-order items: Within UK – 10th December, to outside of the UK – 30th November. Merry Christmas Continue reading Cut-off times for Santa’s deliveries

Repurposed Iroko Hardwood Project

I’m very happy to be nearing completion of another project. This time using Iroko, used as a teak alternative, grown in Africa. A very dense hardwood with beautiful tight grain, an absolute pleasure to work with. This piece began its manufactured life as a School Laboratory worktop from the South of England early last century. See the hole which housed a bunsen burner. I promise I didn’t make the other markings. 10 years ago I made a Jewellery box out of the very same batch of wood. A week ago this was the last slab being cut up for this … Continue reading Repurposed Iroko Hardwood Project