Sam Walsh is a furniture designer and maker based in the renowned creative space at Krowji, Redruth, Cornwall, working on high quality hand – crafted furniture, garden furniture, kitchens and interiors. Samuel F Walsh Furniture was founded in 2005.
His furniture is both sculptural and functional. Designs draw inspiration from landscapes, particularly those of Cornwall and the South West where he grew up.
Sam’s bespoke kitchens are hand-crafted and individually designed in both traditional and contemporary styles. He endeavours to create kitchens which complement and are unique to, the houses in which they are destined to become a part of.
Sam also designs and makes interior cabinet work from fitted shelving, seating and wardrobes to reception desks, shop fittings, bar tables and seating.
Sam welcomes all commissions whether for home or garden furniture, bespoke kitchens or shelving, or commercial projects for retailers, businesses and the hotel and leisure industries
Furniture Designer and Maker
Sam began learning his craft at Falmouth Marine school in 1994 and it was during this course that he became interested in the design of furniture and moved up to Nottingham to complete a degree in furniture design. Since graduating in 1999, he has enjoyed a varied career in the furniture industry which includes working as a cabinet maker for several prestigious furniture making companies, teaching furniture making at a junior secondary school in Nigeria for two years under the auspices of VSO and teaching woodworking skills to homeless people in London.