Bespoke Furniture Making Blog


Toying with wood

AM Fine Furniture
March 15, 2022

Toying with wood Julia Main talks about training with AM Fine Furniture and her ambition to set up a business making wooden toys and furniture for children Q. Tell us a little bit about you...

Professional Furniture Making Students’ Work

AM Fine Furniture
November 29, 2020

Professional Furniture Making Students’ Work     One of our 12-month professional furniture making students is currently working on the course’s Laminating & Veneering module. The project for this module is a curved wall cabinet....

Ashtead Common Oak

AM Fine Furniture
November 21, 2020

Ashtead Common Oak We were very excited about the delivery of beautiful oak from Ashtead Common this week. Beautiful Grain Pattern on this Oak, a byproduct of the conservation work done at Ashtead Common. Last...

COVID-19 Update: Workshop Measures

AM Fine Furniture
November 10, 2020

COVID-19 Workshop Measures We have put in place strict safety and hygiene protocols in regard to the COVID-19 outbreak. For example, the workshop infrastructure has been changed to allow safety distancing, we set up room...

COVID-19 Workshop Update: Courses

AM Fine Furniture
June 10, 2020

COVID-19 Workshop Update: Courses We are very pleased to announce that following a temporary closure due to the COVID-19 lockdown, we have recently reopened the Workshop for our trainees on the long-term professional training courses....

Milling and Drying Timber

AM Fine Furniture
August 31, 2019

Milling and Drying Timber   It has long been the plan to convert our own timber to use in the workshop and for our students to make bespoke furniture. This year, the plan finally came...

Moroubo Woodworking Bench

AM Fine Furniture
November 25, 2015

Moroubo Woodworking Bench The Moroubo woodworking bench is the product of 8 years of working behind my old workbench – hastily put together when I set up my workshop. Old, worn and abused as it...

Our Furniture Making Blog Is Back

AM Fine Furniture
November 16, 2015

Our Furniture Making Blog Is Back We have restarted our blog posts – intended to give you a taste of all the many things we are getting up to at the moment as well as...