Eric Coates

Eric Coates  |  Aug 17, 2009  |  0 comments
Eric Coates won first prize in our Woodworker of the Year competition with this chest of drawers in edge-laminated ash boards – a fine piece of modern furniture design. Here he describes the background to his woodworking career, and some of the decisions and choices that he faced in designing and building his winning piece   The start of it all When I took to woodworking seriously after my retirement, I was determined to use…