Finbarr Lucas

Finbarr Lucas transforms local hardwoods and reclaimed timber into chairs and tables, benches and cabinets, display cases and shelving.

I trained in Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University more than 20 years ago, making wooden sculptures as part of my final show. After graduating, I started prototyping sculptural shelves and tables using a laminating process I had employed on the course, and I showed the results to shops and galleries.

I have now been working as a self-employed furniture-maker for 16 years. My interests have broadened out from the sculptural work I began making to include a passion for the material itself. I source timber locally whenever I can, and I have become known for my use of local beech, ash and other hardwoods, as well as reclaimed timber, to make a huge range of cabinetry and other furniture.

Open days

  • Saturday 5th May
  • Sunday 6th May
  • Saturday 12th May
  • Sunday 13th May

Studio location

Studio 2
Manor Oaks Studios
389 Manor Lane
Sheffield
S2 1UL

About this studio

A proper woodworking shop, with huge machines, razor sharp chisels and the smells of sawdust in the air.

  • This studio has disabled access
  • Visitors to the studio will be able to buy my art
  • I’m happy to undertake commissions – please ask!

Contact me as follows:

m: 07796 626 219
w: finbarrlucas.co.uk
e: finbarrlucas@yahoo.com

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