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Phoenixrain Woodworking (Arts and Crafts)
Lopez Island
Designs and builds, or builds to specification, furniture, cabinetry, and built-ins, as well as one of a kind sculptural furniture pieces.

Phoenix Rain Woodworking is a one-man custom furniture and cabinet shop, owned and operated by Steve Sovelove. It is located on Lopez Island in the Puget Sound, off the coast of Washington State.

Steve works directly with contractors, architects, interior designers, and home-owners. He designs and builds, or builds to specification, furniture, cabinetry, and built-ins. In addition, he makes one of a kind sculptural furniture pieces that are in private collections throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Steve began working with wood in the sculpture program at Alfred University, where he received a Bachelors degree in sculpture and furniture design. He went on to study furniture design and traditional woodworking joinery at the Wendell Castle School. After school, he went to work for various furniture and cabinet makers, before establishing his own business.

Steve has over twenty five years of experience, and he can provide references upon request.