malcolm david smith
Studio & Attic Gallery,
29 Market Place, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3RE
Tel 0792 545 0876 (New number)
The Attic Gallery.
The range is constantly evolving, always something new to see.
The Studio & Attic Gallery is set back about 20 metres from the road.
Enter Cromford Market Place (from the A6) you will see the Greyhound Hotel, look for the larger fish & chip restaurant and bus stop. The Studio & Attic Gallery is up the drive to the right of the restaurant.
There is NO mail order service.
Seating needs to be tried for height, angles and support. The character of the wood needs to be seen and touched.
Visitors are welcome.
Before making a special journey it is advisable to check the details below.
Studio and Attic Gallery Opening Times.
OPEN Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun 10am to 4.00pm
CLOSED Mon, Tues & Weds and during most of the dates below.
Confirmed events for 2017.
closed Fri 22nd, then closed for,
Elvaston Castle Wood Fair, Elvaston Castle, Borrowash Road, Elvaston, Derbyshire DE72 2EP. Sat 23rd & Sun 24th. (See Derbyshire link below.)
closed Fri 6th, then closed for,
Artist & Designer Fair, Buxton Octagon Gardens SK17 6BE. Sat 7th & Sun 8th. (See Pavilion Gardens link below.)
closed Sat 21st, then closed for,
Festival of Wood and Country Crafts, British Stickmaker Guild, Bakewell Agricultural Centre, Bakewell, Derbyshire. DE45 1AH Sun 22nd. (See link below.)
closed Thurs 16th, then closed for,
Christmas Gift & Craft Fair, Swarkestone Nursery, Lowes Lane, Swarkestone, Derbyshire DE73 7GQ. Fri 17th, Sat 18th & Sun 19th.
closed Sat 16th, then closed for,
Ashford in the Water Winter Craft Fair, near Bakewell, Derbyshire.DE45 1QH.
LINKS are further down the page.
Each piece is designed and made by malcolm david smith.
The designs continually evolve and develop.
Seating that just might be alive.
There is no complete catalogue.
Below are some designs giving a flavour of the current range.
a few quick photos.
Flea desk or work chair.
With "bookmatched" seat and backrest.
Flea rear view, adjustable backrest.
Folds flat and is freestanding when folded.
Pod work stool.
Slightly higher than most desk chairs.
Provides an ergonomic seating position.
Front / top view of the Pod stool.
Stool does fold.
Guide to Prices.
Stools £95 to £250
Guide to Prices.
Chairs £250 to £850
Rocking / Swinging Chairs £900 to £2000
businesspeakdistrict.com Peak District promotional organisation.
thebsg.org.uk Information on British Stickmakers Guild & events.
craftanddesign.net Information on all aspects of the Arts & Crafts Scene.
celebratingcromford.org Details of the annual Cromford activities.
derbyshire.gov.uk/countryside Details of Woodland Festival at Elvaston Castle, and much more.
derbyshireopenarts.co.uk Open studios over the late May bank holiday.
paviliongardens.co.uk Events at the Pavilion Gardens, Buxton.
scarthinbooks.com New, secondhand books & tearoom. One of many highlights of Cromford.
transitionbelper.org Details of Belper Eco Festival, and much more.
malcolm gained a B.Ed honours in Design & Technology at Shoreditch College.
Achieved the Shoreditch Society Award for Outstanding Design & Craftsmanship in Wood.
artisan chairs since 1989
all designs & seating images
© malcolm david smith