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Sally Burnett designs in wood

Designer-maker in wood

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire


texture, landscape, tactile


£125 — £2500


I am fascinated with wood, particularly creating work from freshly felled trees, timber known as green wood. A living material that moves and twists as you work it.

It is a material which can be used to create both practical items and artistic creations. It can be manipulated by the artist but the many inclusions, knots and grain patterns often dictate shape and design forcing the artist to reconsider a piece during the making process. It is a pleasure to work green wood and a challenge.


Handmade at Kew

12 Oct 2017
Selected by Dan Goode for his curated section at Kew. I will be exhibiting my Corvus Nero and Corvus Aurum collections.

Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design, Cheltenham

19 Aug 2017
Following on from the success of Clerkenwell, I will have 8 pieces at this prestigious, 10 day exhibition.

CAA new maker showcase

17 Aug 2017
Delighted to have been selected as a member of Contemporary Applied Arts. There is a 'Meet the Maker' opportunity 3-5pm 17th August so come along and see the work of the 17 new selected makers.

Available for commissions


This maker has tagged themselves with


Corvus Nero

Disciplines Wood
Materials Wood

Fylde Coast

Disciplines Wood
Materials Wood

Spiral Stair

Disciplines Wood, Wood
Materials Wood