sculpture and cabinetry

THE STARWARS COMPUTER DESK Made from Kevasinga veneer with ebonised maple lippings this laptop computer desk combines aircraft construction with cabinetry. Pods underneath store data. This was an innovative piece designed and made by Jeremy in 1997 before laptops became commonplace.
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THE HIGH BACKED ROCKING CHAIR Made from solid  ash or cherry with sailing cord woven upholstery this chair has found homes all around the world. Early examples from as far back as 1973 and originally commissioned for £80 are coming up for sale at prices in excess of £1,000. Commission one today.


Jeremy Broun After a short craft teaching career culminating at Millfield School, Jeremy Broun set up his own workshop in Bath creating his own unique style of furniture.  He has exhibited at major British shows also in the USA and Finland and has lectured extensively. He has won several awards. See what the critics say about his work. View his online portfolio. Jeremy is a published author, a film maker and musician (guitarist). Occasionaly he offers flexible work experience opportunities to young people. He is organizer of The Alan Peters Furniture Award.


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Caterpillar Rocker 1984


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Having something made especially for you involves a close rapport between maker and client. Jeremy Broun creates made to order standard designs such as his famous high backed rocking chair (designed in 1973), Variations of standards or one off designs are priced accordingly. What clients are investing in is furniture to live with and also hopefully to hand down.
‘Jeremy Broun delights in the craft of designing and making. For the user the relationship is in the sharing of this focus  and Jeremy’s energetic drive to combine tradition with innovation’. John Makepeace OBE 2002 ‘The craftsmanship aspect, although highly satisfying in itself is actually the easy bit. The real buzz for me and the most challenging, is creating ideas in wood that say something new - a piece of furniture should have a raison d’etre’. Jeremy Broun FRSA 2015
One of five oak benches 1980
‘Jeremy Broun has done more than any other designer maker in the past 35 years to promote this field’. This is demonstrated through his craft, his teaching, his incredibly large back catalogue of videos…. his extensive selection of written matter…..’ Nicholas Chandler (designer) 2013 Download TEACH as a PDF file
one of five oak benches made for the Roman Baths in Bath in 1980
WOODOMAIN is a flourishing YouTube channel with over 13 million views and over 73,000 subscribers
Jeremy Broun is an award winning woodworking author some publications have been re-published
A unique intensive 36 hour integrated course now available on CD-Rom
This unique Zigzag Table by Jeremy Broun could not have been made without the router
Jeremy Broun is the UK’s pioneer creative routing expert with over a million views on this video
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‘Tradition without innovation is stagnant and innovation without tradition is frivolous’ Jeremy Broun 1985 Jeremy Broun is an award-winning furniture artist, author and film maker who is also a musician.

Innovation without traditon is stagnant


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Bestselling pioneer routing book 1989
UK Booksellers Association ‘Top 200 titles’ Award 1993. Last few signed copies available.
a unique range of video integrated ebooks for online & offline viewing
Revised Edition Autumn 2018
GMC Publications 1990
Batsford 1995
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innovative guitar                 

THE JEZ BROUN ECOUSTIC      GUITAR Made from Balkan spruce, 400 year old black walnut and Brazilian pine plywood this electro-acoustic guitar embodies state-of-the-art electronics using a Graphtech Ghost nylon string pickup system to create guitar sytnthesiser effects such as grand piano and saxophone. To be exhibited at ‘The Hand of the maker’ in 2018.
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Jeremy ‘Jez’ Broun is a self-taught guitarist playing the instruments that he makes. He has a unique style drawn from influences such as Chet Atkins, Hank Marvin, Carlos Jobim and Django Reinhardt. His unique Ecoustic guitar plays grand piano, saxophone and flute through a guitar synthesiser adding to his versatility. He performs locally mainly and has a regular slot called Jezzfusion at a central wine in Bath More info about Jez Broun guitarist click here


innovation Every piece that Jeremy designs says something new - perhaps about material, technique, structure, form and function.
Commissioning   a Jeremy Broun item It’s easier than you think and can start with a phonecall for something small such as a wooden gift to give to someone on a special occasion. With each purchase you will be supporting the British Craft Econony. Clients often regard a Jeremy Broun item as an heirloom piece.         Jeremy expects the piece to last at least as long as it took the tree           to grow and in the case of a mature ash tree - at least 150 years.
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‘Jeremy Broun delights in the craft of designing and making… his energetic drive to combine tradition with innovation ’. John Makepeace OBE 2002
‘The Caterpillar Rocker is a truly original design…just as Saarinen and his pedestal chairs converted four legs into one’. The Encyclopedia of Chairs (Simon Yates)
‘Jeremy Broun has always been one of the most imaginative and innovative woodworking communicators’ Nick Gibbs editor of Goodworking magazine 2007
‘Jeremy Broun has done more than any other designer maker in the past 35 years to promote this field’. Nicholas Chandler (designer) 2013
The Jez Broun Ecoustic Guitar designed, made and performed on by Jeremy Broun
teach Jeremy Broun is a seasoned lecturer having taught at Bristol Polytechnic, Goldsmiths College, Rycotewood College, The Furniture College in Ireland and at the SouthWest Finland Institute of Art, Craft & Design. He has taught private intensive courses and shares his vast knowledge  in his published books, DVDs, e-books and on a flourishing YouTube channel
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