How long have you been with Gaze Burvill?
21 years – I started out as an apprentice when I was 16 years old.
What is your role at Gaze Burvill?
I build the furniture once the pieces have been made – a kind of cabinet maker.
What is the best thing about working at Gaze Burvill?
The variety of different things i can make, and getting to see it from start to finish.
What would you say is the hardest thing about your job?
Probably to achieve the quality that’s expected – and maintaining it from the timber to the final product.
What is your most memorable moment since joining?
When I became fully qualified 19 years ago!
What makes you proud to work here?
It’s hard to pick – probably building something that is big, expensive and custom made to a customer.
What is your favourite piece of furniture?
I think the Spiral bench, I’ve been making them for years and I like that the most.
What are your inheritance tracks?
Beat It by Michael Jackson