MASTER CABINET MAKER AND DESIGNER,
LIVERYMAN AND FREEMAN OF THE CITY OF LONDON
Huw Edwards-Jones began his cabinet-making career as an apprentice antique restorer/cabinet maker in 1976. After qualifying, he was employed by a number of top restoration firms. Then in 1981 Huw established his own cabinet-making business and in 1989 he completed a design degree.
Huw was accepted as a Liveryman for the' Worshipful company of Furniture makers' in 1999 & Freedom of the City of London
Since then Huw has been designing and making bespoke contemporary pieces to the very highest standards and has been awarded five prestigious Guild Marks (BGM Nos. 191, 194, 221, 272, 290).from the Worshipful company of Furniture makers.
He has been commissioned to work for customers such as HRH Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones, Uhudi Menuhin, & Lyricist Charles Hart, his work has also appeared on several TV programmes including, Channel 4's Four Rooms & John Bly's 'Heirlooms' in which John Bly described Huw as a modern day Chippendale. '
Huw's Masterpieces have been featured in several books including 'Bespoke', ' Celebration of Excellence', 150 years a Ceiebration to Henry Royce. Also numerous magazines and articles including , Country Life, House & Garden, The Spitfire society, Rolls Royce AURA, The Maker and many more.
Huw has also exhibited his work at The Celebration of Excellance in Cheltenham, Olympia fine art & antiques exhibition London ,Bonhams of Bond street, London & has had his own exhibitions in central London hosted by John Bly [furniture expert and authour Antiques roadshow].
“To create the finest wood furniture takes skill and craftsmanship but it also takes a great deal of passion – the latter is not something that can be taught.”
Contact Huw on 07835 094508