I am a Furniture Craftsman with 35 years experience in the furniture industry.
I started working with a furniture company as an Apprentice Cabinetmaker and stayed with the same company for 21 years.
I then started my own business - Mark Mathews Furniture, as a sole trader specializing in making Custom Made Furniture.
My work is my passion. I strive for excellence. My aim is to satisfy my customers' criteria.
Specialist in designing and making High Quality Custom Made Furniture.
Furniture Repair and Restorations.
Stained Glass / Lead Light.
Chiswell Furniture P/L
January 1978 - April 1999
After finishing High School in 1977, I started working as an apprentice Cabinetmaker with Chiswell Furniture in 1978 and worked in all sections of the factory gaining valuable experience in furniture making. After completion of my apprenticeship I progressed to the Jig and Proto section where I stayed for many years. In 1995 I was promoted to the Drawing Office and had the position of Draftsman / Instigator and was responsible for drawing and instigating all new products until the company closed in 1999.
In 1999 I started my own business - Mark Mathews Furniture.
I design and make High Quality Custom Made Furniture.
Furniture Repairs and Restorations.
I work and consult with my customers to satisfy their criteria. I am capable of designing and making furniture made to size, at the highest quality using only high quality raw materials to last for years.
The products I make include - Wall Units, Display Cabinets, TV Entertainment Units, Dining Table & Chairs, Home Office Furniture, Bedroom Furniture, Occasional Furniture, Stained Glass / Lead Light and Lamps.
I am also a very capable Home Handyman.
Qualifications & Certifications
Furniture Craftsman's (Cabinetmaking) Trade