Local Woodworking, Distinct Design

Greetings! This is Pete Sherratt, owner of Graphite Woodworking + Design a new custom woodworking and furniture design shop located in the Hampden/Remington area of Baltimore, Maryland. I’ve opened the shop for business and invite you to contact me for your custom woodworking projects and ideas. I offer a range of woodworking services: from small […]

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Casual Outdoor Dining

When the pandemic forced the restaurant industry to adapt, a local sushi restaurant opened up a poke bowl kiosk in the thriving Rotunda shopping and business center in the Hampden neighborhood of Baltimore. Working with the owner, bar-height tables were designed to create a casual gathering point for customers with an offset arrangement. The tables […]

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Simple Mudroom Cubbies

A simple yet effective project. These cubbies were added to this mudroom to help organize the space. Shoes, bags, hats and other items were spilling out everywhere and the cubbies were a seamless solution to organize the clutter. Plywood, solid poplar, paint. Laurel, Maryland, June 2020.

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Ash Coffee Table

The homeowners of this project needed a coffee table that was the right size and color for their living room redesign. They were in search for the perfect center piece that matched the planned natural tones of the room but couldn’t find the right piece at retail. I worked with their design inspirations and developed […]

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Budget Basement Bar

An active-duty service member wanted a basement bar for his first home. The budget was tight but we worked together and came up with a design using off-the-shelf materials and a simple form. Built in four sections, installation was quick and easy. Plywood, 2x4s, stain, polyurethane. Milford Mill, MD, June 2020.

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Koa Mudroom

The Koa Mudroom is built into a very tight space. Two narrow coat closets, with storage above, flank a small bench with cubbies below. The bench seat is a solid slab of Hawaiian koa personally selected by the homeowner. To really make the koa stand out and bring out its chatoyance, the bench seat was […]

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