Gary Nash is a skilled woodworker and
furniture maker at Shop People, and the owner of Brace and Bit.
He has been a member of Shop People for about two years
creating a variety of work from restaurant booths to captain’s beds. Shown here is a walnut captain's bed and side table.
is happy to consult with clients on custom work and with other craftspeople for
collaborations. His favorite projects
utilize locally milled native hardwoods and he gets most of his lumber from a
diverse group of sawyers all over Oregon.
Working at Shop People gives Gary access to tools as well as a community
of makers. He says, “I like the interactive atmosphere here; talking with other
craftspeople and learning from their ideas and skill sets.”