Garden Structures

Bluenose Gates
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A hand split cedar pedestrian gate with an arbour as part of a driveway set.  A solid design made of salvaged cedar is given a creative flair with a carved…

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Rose Trellis
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A free standing trellis for a climbing rose made from reclaimed, hand split red cedar.  This trellis has been installed using a metal saddle imbedded into concrete to keep the…

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Bamboo Garden Entrance
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This entrance way opens into a future bamboo garden in a secluded west coast forest.  The arbour was designed to reflect a traditional Japanese style, with a large 4″ in diameter piece…

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Swinging Bench
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A hand split cedar bench swings from this free standing structure, constructed with mortise and tenon joinery and sheltered with a cedar shake roof.  A few sections of naturally aged…

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Pondside Arbour
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A small deck beside the pond is enhanced by this arbour, which will eventually support a grape vine to create shade and an intimate place for relaxing.  Hand split, reclaimed…

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Red Cedar Gong Arbour
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This gong from Asia hangs from naturally curved red cedar, which was salvaged from west coast beaches and hand split.  The gong stand is assembled with mortise and tenon joinery,…

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Cedar Arbor
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This hand split cedar arbor extends the entrance into the garden.  Four posts mounted on saddles, with five cross pieces gives lots of climbing space for roses, clematis, kiwi’s, grapes……

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Climbing Plant Arbour
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

Here is a climbing plant arbour for supporting roses, clematis, or other vines.  Made of salvaged, hand split cedar.

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Driftwood Privacy Screen
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This is a privacy screen separating two patio spaces at a local bed and breakfast.  The pickets and the frame are handsplit, salvaged red cedar with mortise and tenon joinery. …

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Asian Gong Stand
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

SOLD- A traditional Asian gong stand mixes a Torii gate design with a natural, west coast style- reclaimed red cedar driftwood that is hand split and assembled with wood pegged mortise…

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Torii Gate with Bell- detail
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A closer look at the design of the bell and how it is being held in place.  The wood holding the bell from either side has been simply cut to…

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Torii Gate with Bell
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A Torii style structure designed to hold an elaborate bell in a Japanese garden.  Variations in the natural colours of red cedar add to the simple design.  

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Curved top 4 post arbour
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This 4 post hand split red cedar arbour is made from reclaimed driftwood.  The posts are up off the ground on metal saddles set in concrete.  Soon a large rose…

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Cedar Rose Arbour
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This rose arbour is made from reclaimed red cedar.  Split by hand and bent into this unique structure which will soon be covered with wonderful blooming roses.  It was mounted…

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Cob courtyard on Pender Island
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This cob wall is part of courtyard enclosing a garden on Pender Island.  We used 5gal. buckets to make the round windows, and I built a form to create the…

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