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Brian Reid Custom Wood Tansu Cabinet

American Furniture Maker

photo of Handcrafted Custom Parquetry Sideboard Cabinet

Brian Reid is a designer and maker whose bespoke one-of-a-kind furniture is made in the American studio furniture tradition of Sam Maloof.


The highest level of craftsmanship is exhibited in Brian's heirloom quality pieces whether it is a hall table, console or custom cabinet with signature features including Asian or bird beak joinery and intricate hand-pierced or stack-cut, inlaid/parquetry designs.


Reid's furniture can often be seen and appreciated at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport


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Woodworking Courses

Brian Reid portrait

2012 CFC 12 Week Intensive Class Glue-up process

View examples of student projects from the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship 12 Week Intensives (from 2011-2014).

2012 Penland Fall Concentration Class photo

Check out my Flickr site from the 2012 "Furniture and the American Evolution" class at Penland School of Crafts' 8 Week Concentration in Woods. Many thanks to Jack Mauch for his kind tribute for the Penland auction.

Photo: Jack Mauch (2012 core fellow), Michaela Stone (teaching asst), Audrey Bell, Liz Koerner (2012 core fellow) and Bob Biddlestone (core fellow, not pictured).