Devon Furniture Makers

News & Events

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from the Devon Furniture Makers Association and its members.

New website for DFM member David Ames

David Ames had just launched his new website shop.

Posted on 25.08.21

Kasumi Knife Box

A bespoke maple wood knife box designed by David Ames to house a stunning set of Kasumi knives.

Posted on 7.05.19

Tribute to a Beech Tree - David Ames

David Ames tells us how he fashioned new life into a beautiful fallen beech tree for Devon clients ...

Posted on 30.05.17

Devonshire Magazine features DFM

Devon Furniture Makers is featured in April/May 2017 issue of Devonshire Magazine

Posted on 26.04.17

Nick Thwaites commissioned to make a games table

DFM member Nick was commissioned to design and make a bespoke games table to mark a former client’s retirement

Posted on 17.01.17

A statement desk for a South Devon home

Nick Thwaites creates a suite of bespoke 'home office' furniture for an orangery in South Devon, in collaboration with a fellow DFM member.

Posted on 17.01.17

Jon Getz exhibits at Devon Open Studios

Devon Furniture Makers member Jon Getz is exhibiting a beautiful hand made oak chair as part of the 2016 Devon Open Studios event currently taking place throughout the county.

Posted on 12.09.16

Richard Donkersley features in Devon Life

Laura Dale of Devon Life recently visited Richard Donkersley at his workshop in Hemyock ...

Posted on 2.01.16

David Ames sees the wood for the trees with this organic dining table.

David Ames was commissioned to make a large extending dining table made up of 3 separate parts.

Posted on 22.05.15

Stunning art deco style bedroom suite by Eddie Buckpitt

Maker Eddie Buckpitt was recently commissioned to design and make a full bedroom suite in the art deco style.  Both Eddie and his client were extremely pleased with the result!

Posted on 8.02.15

James Morley creates new cross for Beaulieu Abbey

James Morley Furniture was recently commissioned to design and make a new cross for Beaulieu Abbey.

Posted on 27.05.14

Diary Date: Natasha Gowdy Exhibition 18 - 24 May, 2014

Natasha Gowdy selling exhibition in Totnes 18 - 24 May, 2014 - be there!

Posted on 6.05.14

Devon Furniture Makers celebrates 10th Anniversary

10 years on and Devon Furniture Makers goes from strength to strength.

Posted on 25.04.14

Woodworking and furniture making courses

UPDATE: 7th January 2021 - We regret that David no longer offers woodworking courses.

Posted on 18.03.14

Two Devon based furniture makers join

The Devon Furniture Makers group continues to grow as we welcome two new members,  Devon makers James Verner and Richard Donkersley.

Posted on 24.01.14

David Ames launches fresh new website

DFM member David Ames has just launched his fresh new website showcasing a comprehensive portfolio of his work ...

Posted on 14.11.13

James Morley speaks at Plymouth University

DFM member James Morley to be guest speaker with John Makepeace at The Young Furniture Makers' Networking event in Plymouth next week.

Posted on 6.11.13

DFM welcomes new member

We're delighted to welcome new member James Cadoux-Hudson to the Devon Furniture Makers group.

Posted on 26.10.13

Devon Furniture Maker's working together

James Morley has sold a pair of Rob Johns' tables in his gallery in Hartland, North Devon.

Posted on 27.06.13

Devon Furniture Makers launch fabulous new website!

We're really excited about the imminent launch of our brand new website! Watch out for more news coming soon...

Posted on 30.05.13