COME COB WITH US! BUILDING A NEW WOODWORKING SHOP FOR THUJA WOOD ART Come and build a cob workshop with us! This summer we are offering an opportunity for learning about building with cobwhile constructing a woodworking shop on Pender Island. Built onto a stone foundation, we will move through the process of mixing cob...
This view shows the path down to the beach lined with a split rail snake fence on the rocks and double gates at the bottom, just steps from the ocean…
Here is another fun birdhouse made from scraps of bigger furniture and fencing projects!
Here is the matching pedestrian gate off to the right of the main driveway gates nestled in between the large old stone columns.
This is a simple design that works the best with heavy gates, a sprung latch which you push down on to pull the bar out of the catch. Custom made by George Hudson on Pender Island, BC.
another view from the road side of this all hand split red cedar picket style fence.
This picture shows the main entry gate with funky arbour from driftwood, and fencing made all from hand split red cedar.
This fence is made entirely from hand split red cedar salvaged from local beach. Notice the posts are on saddles keeping them up off the ground so they dont rot.
Thuja Wood Art uses salvaged Red Cedar to build custom driveway gates and entrance. This project was an exciting collaboration with George Hudson, a fantastic local metalsmith. I designed the woodworking for the gates to allow the handsplit redcedar to be joined with mortise and tenon joinery, then pegged with hardwood. Then together George and...
An Arts & Crafts inspired 6 foot bench of hand-split red cedar. All mortise and tenon construction. An Arts & Crafts inspired 6 foot bench of hand-split red cedar. All mortise and tenon construction.