Artesano furniture by Steve Bowkett
Some of my new work available for purchase
This 2 door Bathroom Vanity cabinet is made with a
combination of NZ native Purriri used for the legs and
top , Myrtle veneers for the doors and plywood
interiors. Inside it has swing-out drawers of elm. It is
shown with one of my natural carved stone basins.
The feet compliment the basin with cut beach stone. I
have finished it in two-pot urethane to resist water.
Measures: 120cm long, 50 cm deep, cabinet 70 cm
Priced at: $2500
A long low unit that could take a flat screen television.
Made from Oak, Tamo Ash for the doors with strips of
Wenge wood to give a Japanese feel to this
sliding-door cabinet. $2850
The "Stack O Sticks" coffee table. This centre-piece
in solid oak or dark stained textured pine appears to
be solid with sticks but boasts pull-out hidden drawers
at each end. A conversation piece to suit a large
Yes I can do traditional as with my grandfather
clocks. This one now stocking is in heart Rimu. It has
some figured wood, the sides are panelled and has
columns of turnings and flutings. The movement is
triple chiming, moon phased with
a lyre pendulum. I deliver and set up in your home
free of charge within the North Island.
An unusual piece with a mix of woods: Cherry, maple
and Purriri to house a television up to 42 inch
flat-screen or with the extra mid shelf a display unit or
bookcase. The 4 doors open to the lower cupboard
adequate for dvd and storage.
A new vanity to take top mounted
bowl. The special wood is called
The top and base of dark swamp
Has sculptured leaf shape handles.
3 drawers on soft-close slides.
1100mm long by 750mm high.
Sideboard or good-size hall table in
swamp-kauri and dark rimu insert.
Sculptured structure with organic
style jointing and swing-out drawers.
Wine Cabinet with surprisingly
large storage. This one in Ht Rimu,
I can do other timbers to suit.
Plant-stand in hand spoke-shaved
oak with swamp kauri shelves.
The first steam-bent rocking bench seat!
Strong and light appearance.
Ideal patio or sun-room seat.
A moving sculpture. $950
Vanity unit with a difference.
Combined Spanish Cedar with pale Tawa
for the through shelf. Shown with a carved
stone bowl and beach stone base.
Has one door and a pull out shelf box on
Handy nest of tables in NZ rimu.
Large table measures 650mm by
Turned legs and a nice curve on the
$750 for the set.