After leaving school Tom completed a modern apprenticeship in mechanical engineering. He then furthered his education by undertaking a part time degree in Manufacturing and Systems Engineering whilst working as a production engineer.

Tom left engineering to start his own business and return to the basis of becoming an engineer in the first place. Designing, making and working with his hands. This time in wood.

Tom is a self taught woodworker using his knowledge in engineering to achieve precision, quality, design and creativity in the process of shaping beautiful, functional and unique pieces of furniture and timber products.