Charles Rennie Mackintosh rose carved in quater sawn oak

Charles Rennie Mackintosh Style

Quarter sawn oak hatch with carved rose
Quarter sawn oak hatch with carved rose

I made this serving hatch for a client in 2008, they were very much into Charles Rennie Mackintosh and wanted a carving of his famous rose. I sourced a fantastic plank of quarter sawn oak and produced these doors. The photo is recent March 2019.

carved architrave with inset resin rose casts
carved architrave with inset resin rose casts

The clients provided a kitchen door knob with the Mackintosh rose on, which I suspended in silicone rubber and then cast these insets for the corners and middle of the architrave.

New cupboard to match the hatch

Recently I was asked to make a cabinet to compliment the hatch on the kitchen side, the budget was not enough to cover any carving so I made a simpler styles that still has a similar theme, again they were very lucky as I came across some beautiful figured quarter sawn oak again.

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