The entrance to the annexe is formed between new and old brickwork walls.
Phenolic hex plywood fascia panels integrate and conceal the door, ironmongery and a polyester powder coated channel handle.
Employing the expert joinery skills of Steve Connah.
The design and fabrication of bespoke rooflights to appear frameless from the interior, belies the number of processes undertaken on and off-site – tig welding, polyester powder coating and fixing of frames, making and spray painting of glazed units, application of structural and weather sealants.
There is a reason why proprietary units are preferred if budget allows!
Happy Chinese New Year of the Sheep | Ram from Chung Tyson!
Limited edition card by pop-press.co.uk
Garden CABIN completed in Surrey.
Prototype for a prefabricated timber building system with recycled plastic rainscreen cladding and breathable steico insulation.
Bespoke furniture hand-made from pre-finished birch plywood.
CABIN was made and installed in collaboration with Stephen Connah.
First day of installation and eco cassettes are fittings nicely..
Mock-up of prefabricated garden studio in Alma Smithy workshop.
Mobile worktables come in to their own.
Holding Cell for murder scene in Death in Paradise with daylight rig on roof.
The culmination of a 2-week set build in Guadeloupe.
The prefabrication of CABIN has commenced with the making of the wall cassettes.
Using the 1:1 mock up we are moving between the CAD drawing, material and detail to further refine the design.
Aiming for a 1 day site build presents an interesting challenge for the logics of construction.
Research trip to leather workshop at Fritz Hansen HQ Copenhagen.
Further to our collaborative project OFFCUT we are looking at the re-use of leather offcuts from the furniture production process for the design of a new ‘Digital Upholstery’.
This is the hand finishing of an Arne Jacobsen Egg chair in natural leather.