The process is part design and part intuition, focusing on the inherent beauty of the wood. Therefore giving the wood a second life through his work.
Neil creates a range of boxes including jewellery, heirloom, and occasion. His work as a wooden box maker is predominately in beautiful Scottish timbers. These include Ash, Beech, Birch, Elm, Hornbeam, Lime, Oak, Sycamore, Walnut and Yew. He offers a choice of luxurious interior linings including leather, velvet, tartans and Harris tweed.
Neil’s workshop is based in Newtongrange, Midlothian.