Custom Walnut Bookmatch Dining Room Table by Geoffrey Warner Studio
During this past December, Geoff feverishly worked on a new table design in order to deliver a client’s Christmas Table in time for the holiday dinner!
Constructing the table base from resilient ash wood, Geoff created a new design for the table “knees.” Geoff said, ” no matter how many projects I complete, the excitement of taking a drawing and making it come to life is a thrill!”
Our Connecticut clients chose walnut bookmatched boards for the table top. Geoff’s crew applied a natural tung oil to bring out the beautiful grain and provide protection to the live edge wood. This video shows the transformation:
The image below shows Geoff assembling the live edge Christmas table as the new owners stand by to help with the flip and positioning. The table measures 92″ x 48″ x 30″.
As we move into February, now is the best season to consider a custom dining room, sofa or coffee table. Geoff will work closely with you to capture your ideas into a one-a-kind design.
Thank you for your continued support and interest in our handcrafted furniture.
Geoff & the G.W. Studio Team
Mission: Design and Create a Custom Table.
Location: Geoffrey Warner Studio, Stonington, Maine
Geoff is in the process of building a special table. The first clue to the design is the shaping of the table knees. This brief video shows Geoff in action:
Table knees are the curved supports as shown in this live edge sofa table and dining room table built last year.
Stay tuned for more clues about Geoff’s current work!
Join us for a studio tour, snacks, drinks, ornament-making, and an open mic!
Sunday, December 15th, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
43 North Main Street
Stonington, ME 04681
Email us with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Happy Halloween from the gang at Geoffrey Warner Studio!
Our special treat for you this October is 20% off Orange and Black Rolling Owl and Owl Perch Stools. You may select a cherry or walnut handcrafted seat. For those just discovering the Owl Stools, the secret is in the eyes. The Eyes (holes) provide the ergonomic comfort that allows you to sit for hours without fatigue. Try one!–see our Store Locator or visit the Geoffrey Warner Studio booth at the Providence Fine Furnishing Show, Nov 1-3.
Don’t let the Goblins or the HOOOOligans get you! Happy Halloween!
Geoff & the Owl Team
View all furniture offerings at www.owlfurniture.com
(Halloween offer ends October 31st)
This is one of The best fairs I’ve ever attended. The variety and talent of craftspeople, the quality of the education sessions, the fun of the livestock, and of course the delicious food, make the Common Ground Fair a memorable experience every year. I, of course, also love the MUSIC and dancing…if I’m not in the booth….follow the music, I’ll have my guitar and fiddle with me!
The Common Ground Fair is an opportunity to reward Maine’s artists and entrepreneurs for following their heart and trying to make a living doing what they love! It’s also time to reward yourself by bringing beautiful objects into your home, trying a new food–or learn about a new skill such as spinning, mushroom foraging or bee keeping! It’s a time to have an adventure for the senses, take a moment to watch and hear the kids giggling as they slide down the hill on their cardboard sleds, touch the gorgeous fleece and felt products, cheer for the parade, see the beautiful jewelry and paintings and taste something sweet or spicy.
The best way to enjoy the fair is to get a program paper in advance or visit the MOFGA website to review all the events. The website allows you to bookmark your favorite events or sync them to your phone. Be sure to also “schedule” some free time to wander…and warning, you may want to go more than one day once you see all the offerings!
When you get tired of walking, stop by the Geoffrey Warner Studio booth located in the Maine Marketplace tent. We’ll have our selection of Owl Stools to help you relax your feet and your back. And yes, similar to the other vendors, we will offer some show specials! You can also order at the show and have the product shipped — a great way to hide the holiday gift for your special someone!
Hope to see you this weekend!
Geoff, Iana & the Owl Team!
Geoffrey Warner Studio: Building an Owl Chair
Geoff discusses some of the steps of building an Owl Chair in his latest video.
custom furniture to be built this fall and winter. What’s on your wish list??
Please mark your calendars to join us, Friday Sept. 6th for our Open Studio Night –part of Stonington Galleries’ First Friday Celebration 4pm – 7pm. Tour Geoff’s work shop and enjoy the photographic images of guest artist, Wren Warner. Beginning at 7pm our Night Owl Music will begin with an open mic.
Hope to see you!
Geoff and the Owl Team
Stonington Farmer’s Market…something for everyone.
Come visit Geoff, Polly & Iana at one of the best farmer’s markets in Maine….lots of produce, seafood, flowers, 44North Coffee, yummy pastries, fresh salsa, TenderHearth breads, a wide variety of art and crafts, and, of course, Geoff has plenty of Owl Stools to test drive! View the SFM website to see a full list of vendors.
Video shot from the Geoffrey Warner Studio booth at the Stonington Maine Farmer’s Market.
Hope to see you Friday!
Geoff and the Owl Team
Welcome Hanna! & New Video Testimonial
Our new Owl Stool shop assistant, Hanna, is already flying solo. Her attention to detail is helping to create beautiful Owl Stools. Below Hanna is working on the final sanding process for a variety of Owl Stools. We have short stools, tall stools and stools that watch you while you work!
Thank you to all HOOOO stopped by our booth last weekend at the Maine Boats, Homes & Harbor show! What a great event. Our corner booth allowed our custom furniture on one side and Owl Stools on the other side. Below, Iana takes a well deserved break!
Thank you to Lise for her spontaneous testimonial (see video)–after a long meeting on an Owl Stool she realized that she never shifted her weight (no fatigue); she exclaimed “One of the most comfortable things I’ve ever sat on!”
NEXT SHOW: Mark your calendars to join us September 20th-22nd at the Common Ground Fair in Unity, ME. We’re also at the Stonington Farmer’s Market – every Friday*–one of the best and most diverse Farmer’s Markets!
(*Exception: we will not be at the farmer’s market Sept. 20th due to our participation at the Common Ground Fair.)
We hope that you are grabbing the last bit of summer!
As always, thank you for your interest in our Owl Furniture.
Geoff & the Owl Team
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors–August 9-11 Rockland, ME
Join Geoffrey Warner Studio at one of the best shows in Maine. MBH&H offers access to a wide variety of over 150 craftspeople/exhibitors—from our Owl Furniture to jewelry, nautical prints, and much more. Come to Tent J to roll on a Rolling Owl & get high on an Owl Perch!
Enjoy a day by the water and tour over 70 amazing boats and of course get there in time for the Boatyard Dog Contest. Geoff is entering Polly, so if Geoff is a little wet in his booth, you’ll know why!
Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Rockland, Maine, Harbor Park on the waterfront.
We hope to see you there. Geoffrey Warner Studio’s Booth is located in Tent J.
As always thank you for your support.
Geoff & the Owl Team
Join us August 2nd for Stonington Galleries First Friday Open Gallery Night
Visit Geoffrey Warner Studio from 4pm-9pm to enjoy our Owl Stools, Refreshments, & good company. Night Owl Music begins at 7pm with an Open Mic.
Acadia School of Traditional Music, recently held in Bar Harbor, was a great opportunity to see and hear some extremely talented musicians. One of our favorite performances featured Vishtèn’s Pastelle and Emmanuelle LeBlanc who got a “leg-up” with Owl Stools. Take a look at some great footwork:
We hope to see you Friday!
-Geoff and the Owl Team