STUART McKINVEN FURNITURE MAKER and DESIGNER
In 1999, Stuart graduated from Glasgow College of Building and Printing with an HND in furniture Design and Manufacture. He also completed a foundation course in Art and Design. Stuart's approach to making combines an appreciation of traditional skills and respect for materials with a more contemporary design attitude and a passion for working in wood. Taking inspiration from natural forms and materials, he strives to create high quality furniture which meets the vision of the client.
Awards Include :-
- John Logie Baird Innovation Award 2002
- Live Wire Regional Finalist 2002
- Bank of Scotland Small Business Award 2003
In addition to commissions for private individuals, Stuart has also carried out work for various Public/Commercial clients such as :-
- St Mary's Catherderal Glasgow.
- St Columba's Church Langholm.
- Craigmillar Park Church Edinburgh.
- Forestry Commission Scotland.
- Scottish Power.
- Marie Curie Centre Glasgow.
- Famous Grouse Whisky.
- Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.
- Sanctuary, Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.