Neil Carroll – map #19


I come from a fine art background and my approach to design, presentation, utility and craftsmanship stem from that background.
The work I present here is the result of my interest in trestle work ( as in bridges, towers) and house framing, particularly roof lines. My visual fascination with these structures is about line, pos/neg space and strength. These tables, shelves, and other items where the “trestle” motif is used, appear strong, safe, and comfortable.
Other interests in my experience influence the choice of what I build and how it is adorned. I am drawn towards storage and tables - drawers, boxes, doors, tables and their many