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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.

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Jeremy Broun After a short craft teaching career culminating at Millfield School, Jeremy Broun set up his own workshop in Bath in 1973 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).

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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-pupblished
A unique intensive 36 hour integrated course now available on CD-Rom
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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

 

Jeremy Broun
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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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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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Not just a useful project but also a guide to methodical woodworking.  A truly clever and versatile design by Jeremy Broun solving the problem of tool storage and easy access. This 'must have' e-book includes plans & step by step build instructions, video and design options.                       £7.95

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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)
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‘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
If you are inspired by Jeremy’s approach and want to learn about woodworking please use a tablet or computer to visit his media store or you can scroll down here to view and purchase some selected titles
122 pages, 200+ illustrations, 48 videos (over 3 hours highly detailed tutorial) plus step-by-step instructions, 10 pages of Plans. This unique publication by experienced guitar maker and teacher Jeremy Broun shows how a great sounding guitar can be made by a complete beginner using low cost basic tools, easily accessible materials and simple jigs!  This unique publication will save you money!  Special Offer - ACEG Basic - 122 pages of illustrated instructions, 10 pages of Plans + 6 videos for only £19.95 ACEG Plus - 30 videos upgrade for an additional   £24.95  You can purchase the basic ebook first to get a real feel of this amazing publication and then upgrade it. Or you will be able to purchase the full version for  £44.90                   £19.95
'This unique visual encyclopedia of woodworking techniques is the essential benchtop reference for all woodworkers. Divided into two parts, the first section introduces you to the tools, timbers and techniques that are used in basic woodworking. These are fully demonstrated and described through helpful step-by-step photographs and text, from drawing and marking out; through chiselling, drilling and routing; joint making, bending, shaping and turning; to abrading, scraping and finishing. Power-tool, machine-tool and hand-tool variations are fully detailed, providing you with that much needed flexibilty  in your own workshop. Finally, a theme section provides a gallery of finished examples by leading designers of cabinets, chests, chairs, benches, tables, desks and decorative woodwork, demonstrating the principles of design and construction and inspiring both novice woodworkers as well as the more experienced crafts person to design and create their own items from wood'.  The perfect gift for 'man in shed' you can purchase either a standard copy for the RRP price of £12.99*  or support the author (who earns no royalties from the book)  by paying £19.95* for a signed copy here! *at Woodomain Mediastore         £19.95
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
ADDRESS Bath, UK
CONTACT e: jb@woodomain.com t: 01225 332738 m: 07963 591650
Copyright Jeremy Broun 1973-2019
The best ‘virtual book’ viewing experience of Jeremy Broun’s unique enhanced ebooks is on a computer or tablet where the videos are fully integrated. The range is really fantastic from instructiional to documentary!
The definitive action packed fully comprehensive set of 3 Routing DVDs by the UK’s creative pioneer. Updated in 2012 - re-mastered with extras such as  Router Update and My Favourite Router. 129 minutes. Essential Routing Jointcutting with the router Router Jigging                      £38.85
Based on the bestselling pioneer book by Jeremy Broun in 1989 this is the definitive book about creative routing for woodworkers at all levels of skill. Topics include, getting started, choosing a router, cutters, holding devices, jigs, jigmaking, health & safety, care of equipment, what you can make with a router. Glossary of terms.110 pages, over 190 images, 2 videos. Free updates                                  £11.95
Jeremy Broun established a workshop in 1973. Amongst his numerous awards: a Churchill Fellowship in 1979, Fellowship of The Society of Designer Craftsmen, set up Thinking Hand Video in 1988, won a UK Top 200 Authors Award in 1993 and The Professional Woodworker of the Year Award 2005*.  *The Woodworker magazine.
Imagine gliding silently along a canal or across a lake. You can easily build this unique electricly powered micro catamaran that fits into a small car. 50 pages, 90 images, 13 videos, 6 pages of A4 plans and more!  This is a finely detailed publication that took months to create. You can pay several  hundred £££s for plans on sailing craft. This is far more than just plans!                     £24.95
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