Seating that just might be alive.
Some examples of the work of malcolm david smith. Main Gallery towards bottom of page.

malcolm david smith

artisan chairs


Malcolm David Smith Seating that just might be alive.
Spider Stool


Tucked away in Derbyshire is a small studio-workshop in which unique original designs emanate.
Malcolm David Smith. Cromford, Matlock Derbyshire.
Studio & Attic Gallery

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.

Opening Times and Exhibition Information

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 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.

Sun 17th. 



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.

Freshly Made

a few quick photos.

Nov 2017

(Flea is Sold.)


Guide to Prices.

Stools £95 to £250


Guide to Prices.

Chairs £250 to £850

Rocking / Swinging Chairs £900 to £2000

Links Peak District promotional organisation. Information on British Stickmakers Guild & events. Information on all aspects of the Arts & Crafts Scene. Details of the annual Cromford activities. Details of Woodland Festival at Elvaston Castle, and much more. Open studios over the late May bank holiday. Events at the Pavilion Gardens, Buxton. New, secondhand books & tearoom. One of many highlights of Cromford. Details of Belper Eco Festival, and much more.

Spider stool folded
Spider sleeping.

malcolm david smith


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