Tuesday, 19 July 2011

New Pieces...

A few new things I have been working on at the shop...

Cherry Toes 
A slab of black walnut with an oak top and cherry wood "toes".
Available: $750

Truck Bench
Reclaimed seat from an old truck. Arms and legs are cherry wood.
Available: $375

Harvest Table
Harvest table made of walnut with a high gloss finish.
Sold: $3000

Walnut Table
Smaller version of the harvest table, made from the same log.
Sold: $600

Thursday, 14 April 2011

The shop...

RELIK has set up shop in a barn just outside of Orono. Located on the Gibson farm the shop is surrounded by beautiful land, three stocked ponds and fly fishing on the nearby creek. There is also a roadside stand offering fresh vegetables and eggs. 

To set up an appointment call Dawson @ 1-289-385-2918

Tuesday, 29 March 2011

Introducing RELIK

Hello and welcome to RELIK.

RELIK specializes in reclaimed wood, custom pieces and promoting a self sufficient lifestyle through reuse and repurpose. Each piece is an original, constructed out of old growth pine and BC fir or ash. With your specific needs in mind Dawson will create for you not only a functional piece of furniture but one that is beautiful, each board rich with history.

RELIK also does custom interior work, restoration/replication of older homes, decks, bridges, barn removal...the sky is the limit.

Where it all begins...

RELIK's own sawmill...

The results - some of our custom made furniture pieces...

Bench made of Ash and reclaimed school desk frames. SOLD

Coffee table made from a found fender, walnut burl and ash. The legs are repurposed from an old chair.

Mirror made from a disassembled horse plough.

Kitchen island made out of reclaimed BC fir from a waterway in Peterborough with reclaimed casters.

Sliding bathroom door made out of reclaimed BC fir from a waterway in Peterborough. The hardware is from a one hundred year old barn. 

Moroccan style couch made from reclaimed hand carved wood screens. SOLD

 Stay tuned...much more to come!