Dylan completing the English Elm Coffin for the Hiermonk...The icon presented to Pope Francis, board and gesso by Dylan and...Paul Gynnild HartleyMy Dad, Dylan, along with Aidan (cream...Good News!  All icon board prices shown on our website and any...Cambridge University Roman Catholic Chapel LecturnLinen press for Phil and Paula MackieSilverstream Monastary TabernacleThe Princes School of Traditional ArtsDr Derek Bird's TriptychOak door completed for London ready for finishing.Sideboard CompletedEdicule for Wonersh ChapelRobert Williams of Pearl Dot Workshops LondonCommission updatesCabinet construction underway.Additional photos of the TV and audio cabinet made to commissionCabinet commissionChurch furniture to St Mary's MadeleyQuarter sawn oak triptychTabernacle for St Mary's ChurchConstruction of the Font for Madeley ChurchAnaloys for Bath ChurchTriptychTritichSt Marys AltarBath Parish Annaloys Alex glueing up a replica servants quarter door for a listed period house in Ironbridge. He also...Bath Church Annaloys. John Treherne turning the centre axle for the sycamore choir standsBath Church Annaloys. John Trehearne turning the centre axle for the sycamore choir standsDylan, Mark and Anna with the Sycamore meeting table, also desk and side tables all delivered on...Alex Fallon glueing up the English sycamore meeting table top commissioned by Mark Ashby for Anna Brennand Chief Executive of the Ironbridge Gorge Museam TrustOak windows for Mark Yapp of Castlemoor Farm near Much Wenlock. Working with John Trehearne on...Well after a long heart to heart with my friend Aidan I have...Gessodylanhartley cabinet makersThe Madrid screen installed at the Orthodox Church of St Nicholas Spain.The woodwork classroom at fusionChairmaking in the woodwork classroomDylan with Aidan and the carving of the Angel with Mary M as...Alex our indentured apprentice is back working with Dylan on the...This icon board was hand carved and gesso’d by Dylan Hartley;...Icon board saleDylan with his first woodwork class student George Morris at 84...Glueing up the Madrid screen with RogerDylan and Roger glue up the Madrid archThe Madrid screen arch takes shape. Dylan working with Roger...Inside the teaching workshop - The woodwork classroomEntrance to the Fusion teaching workshop of dylanhartley -...Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panels Shop now...Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panelsShop now...Work completed on the roughing out of the carving for the...With my son Tom, MD of Hartley and Son Ltd, at the end of a hard...5m long using English oak air dried from the Dorney estateWork completed on the Dorney Court gable boardWorking the icon screen arched head for Aidan Hart & CoClose up of Father Michael’s icon screen. Design by Aidan...Father Micheal’s icon screen completed and installed. Made...Shaker SettleIcon board sale, 20% reductionsCan’t take all the credit, Christine did a smashing...Completed my Shaker settle today, off down to the craft centre...Summer Icon board sale, see shop for details of 20% reductions....Dylan has been commissioned by Aidan Hart to build the 2.5m high...Solid oak bookcase, oak veneered ply back. 980mm high, 600mm...At the end of May we are heading to the XIVth Western European...A close up of the thrones.Four recently installed Icon Thrones for the Russian Orthodox...Had a meeting with Manuel of D...Now live on Tumblr, linking through to...

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Dylan completing the English Elm Coffin for the Hiermonk…

Dylan completing the English Elm Coffin for the Hiermonk Siluoan. Many years! Read More...

The icon presented to Pope Francis, board and gesso by Dylan and…

The icon presented to Pope Francis, board and gesso by Dylan and painted by Aidan. Read More...

Paul Gynnild HartleyMy Dad, Dylan, along with Aidan (cream…

Paul Gynnild Hartley My Dad, Dylan, along with Aidan (cream suited chap) made/painted an icon of St. Peter and St. Paul which was given as a gift by the Archbishop of Canterbury to the new Pope of Rome. Tom spent a long time seeking permission to allow us to view the icon in the Vatican, Read More...

Good News!  All icon board prices shown on our website and any…

Good News!  All icon board prices shown on our website and any specials  are being reduced by 25% with immediate effect! Read More...

Cambridge University Roman Catholic Chapel Lecturn

imagedylanhartleycom: Made in european oak with solid brass inserts.  Part of other items being made and all designed by Aidan Hart. Read More...

Linen press for Phil and Paula Mackie

Made of european oak with cedar of lebannon shelves. Read More...

Silverstream Monastary Tabernacle

Commissioned by Aidan Hart and made in european oak.  The white gessoed doors will be painted with gold leaf and egg tempera showing a scene of the annunciation. Read More...

The Princes School of Traditional Arts

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Dr Derek Bird’s Triptych

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Oak door completed for London ready for finishing.

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Sideboard Completed

Large Olive Ash sideboard finished and installed for Allen and Thelma Smith. Read More...

Edicule for Wonersh Chapel

The Edicule for Wonersh Chapel has been made in oak and will be the home for an icon.  Designed by Aidan Hart. Read More...

Robert Williams of Pearl Dot Workshops London

Dylan was very pleased to welcome Robert to his workshop in the Ironbridge Gorge.  When studying at Shoreditch College in the 1970s Ernest Joyce – ‘The technique of furniture making’ was on of the text books. The fourth edition revised by Allan Peters has a number of examples of Robert’s work , particularly his famous Read More...

Commission updates

We are very pleased to have won the following commissions which will keep us busy well into the New Year : Edicule for St John’s Seminary, Wonersh. A place of formation for the priesthood in the Catholic church serving dioceses in the South of England and Wales. Tabernacle for the Monastery of Our Lady of the Cenacle (also known Read More...

Cabinet construction underway.

Large ash sideboard for Alan and Thelma Smith in the construction stage, with Dylan, John and Craig. Read More...

Additional photos of the TV and audio cabinet made to commission

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Cabinet commission

Audio and TV Cabinet made to commission by Emma and Tom Hardwidge, Jackfield Read More...

Church furniture to St Mary’s Madeley

The  delivery and placing  of the newly made Alter, Lectern, Font, Chair and Prayer Table from 100 year old old oak pews with Father Michael, Dylan Hartley, John Treherne and two very appreciated helpers. Read More...

Quarter sawn oak triptych

sawn Oak triptych commissioned by iconographer Dr Derek Bird, London. Made using quarter sawn English oak with no rear braces meant the panels were stable even when wet gesso was applied. £185 plus postage and packing. Read More...

Tabernacle for St Mary’s Church

Finished Tabernacle make out of the old pews. Read More...

Construction of the Font for Madeley Church

imageThe 100 year old oak pews being recycled to make a font for St Mary’s church in Madeley. Read More...

Analoys for Bath Church

The Bath analoys with mounted icons made in english sycamore. Read More...

Triptych

imageCommissioned by iconographer Dr Derek Bird, made in 100 year old quarter sawn oak, brass hinges and gessoed.  £185 Read More...

Tritich

Commissioned by iconographer Dr Derek Bird, made in 100 year old quarter sawn oak, brass hinges and gessoed.  £185 Read More...

St Marys Altar

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Bath Parish Annaloys

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 Alex glueing up a replica servants quarter door for a listed period house in Ironbridge. He also…

 Alex glueing up a replica servants quarter door for a listed period house in Ironbridge. He also made a new section of stair case, handrail, newels, bottom rail and spindles to match the original for Tim Holloway of TGH building services Telford. Well done Alex 2 years apprentiship complete 5 to go! Read More...

Bath Church Annaloys. John Treherne turning the centre axle for the sycamore choir stands

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Bath Church Annaloys. John Trehearne turning the centre axle for the sycamore choir stands

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Dylan, Mark and Anna with the Sycamore meeting table, also desk and side tables all delivered on…

Dylan, Mark and Anna with the Sycamore meeting table, also desk and side tables all delivered on time for Anna the Chief Executive of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust to move into her new office. Anna supports many of her tennants (incl dylanhartley ltd) by placing as much work as possible in the Gorge – Read More...

Alex Fallon glueing up the English sycamore meeting table top commissioned by Mark Ashby for Anna Brennand Chief Executive of the Ironbridge Gorge Museam Trust

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Oak windows for Mark Yapp of Castlemoor Farm near Much Wenlock. Working with John Trehearne on…

Oak windows for Mark Yapp of Castlemoor Farm near Much Wenlock. Working with John Trehearne on glueing up 37 sash casements Read More...

Well after a long heart to heart with my friend Aidan I have…

Well after a long heart to heart with my friend Aidan I have decided to continue gessoeing. He feels my gesso boards are indeed of high quality and that the workshop was too hot and dry. As I was gesssoeing 2 sq m of boards they were getting too dry before getting re-coated. I am Read More...

Gesso

Our church joinery and cabinet work has increased since Dylan set up the workshop in Jackfield. We now have four employees who are, thankfully, kept busy.Gessoing requires a dust free and quiet space for 12 hours whilst 15 coats of gesso are applied.  We no longer have this space available. We will only be offering Read More...

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The Madrid screen installed at the Orthodox Church of St Nicholas Spain.

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The woodwork classroom at fusion

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Chairmaking in the woodwork classroom

Roger, Alex (our apprentice) and David with their chairs at the end of a hard weeks chair making with Peter Hindle of Ashem Crafts Read More...

Dylan with Aidan and the carving of the Angel with Mary M as…

Dylan with Aidan and the carving of the Angel with Mary M as Christ appears in the garden mistaken as the gardener. Read More...

Alex our indentured apprentice is back working with Dylan on the…

Alex our indentured apprentice is back working with Dylan on the Madrid screen commissioned by Aidan Hart & Co Read More...

This icon board was hand carved and gesso’d by Dylan Hartley;…

This icon board was hand carved and gesso’d by Dylan Hartley; each one takes weeks to complete before being painted by world renowned iconographic, Aidan Hart. We’re very proud to announce that this one, of St Peter and St Paul, has just been purchased by the Church of England for the new Archbishop of Canterbury Read More...

Icon board sale

Dylan is selling off his board stock at 50% of the web price. He will continue to make boards to commission and run courses in board making and gessoing. He has found the stock takes a lot of space and sells less than his commissioned one off boards. So purchase a bargain of one of Read More...

Dylan with his first woodwork class student George Morris at 84…

Dylan with his first woodwork class student George Morris at 84 still enjoying woodwork and re-glueing with traditional scotch glue their 150 year old family dining chairs. Read More...

Glueing up the Madrid screen with Roger

Glueing up the Madrid screen with Roger Read More...

Dylan and Roger glue up the Madrid arch

Dylan and Roger glue up the Madrid arch Read More...

The Madrid screen arch takes shape. Dylan working with Roger…

The Madrid screen arch takes shape. Dylan working with Roger Garbett Read More...

Inside the teaching workshop – The woodwork classroom

Inside the teaching workshop – The woodwork classroom Read More...

Entrance to the Fusion teaching workshop of dylanhartley -…

Entrance to the Fusion teaching workshop of dylanhartley – Artisans in the Gorge Read More...

Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panels Shop now…

Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panels Shop now trading Read More...

Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panelsShop now…

Icon board stock back up to 100 boards and ply panels Shop now trading   Read More...

Work completed on the roughing out of the carving for the…

Work completed on the roughing out of the carving for the Russian Orthodox Church in Madrid for Aidan Hart & Co. Completed by Hartley and Son Ltd  Read More...

With my son Tom, MD of Hartley and Son Ltd, at the end of a hard…

With my son Tom, MD of Hartley and Son Ltd, at the end of a hard day window building at the Stampwell Farm Barn. latimerminster.org Read More...

5m long using English oak air dried from the Dorney estate

5m long using English oak air dried from the Dorney estate Read More...

Work completed on the Dorney Court gable board

Work completed on the Dorney Court gable board Read More...

Working the icon screen arched head for Aidan Hart & Co

Working the icon screen arched head for Aidan Hart & Co Read More...

Close up of Father Michael’s icon screen. Design by Aidan…

Close up of Father Michael’s icon screen. Design by Aidan Hart. Read More...

Father Micheal’s icon screen completed and installed. Made…

Father Micheal’s icon screen completed and installed. Made in European oak using medieval scratch mouldings and pegs. The screen can be dismantled and moved. Designed by Aidan Hart. Icons painted by Aidan Hart Read More...

Shaker Settle

A completed Shaker Settle by Dylan Hartley, expertly upholstered by Christine Read More...

Icon board sale, 20% reductions

Icon board sale, see shop for details of 20% reductions. Over 100 boards in stock and ready for dispatch. Bespoke boards made to order Read More...

Can’t take all the credit, Christine did a smashing…

Can’t take all the credit, Christine did a smashing upholstery job. Read More...

Completed my Shaker settle today, off down to the craft centre…

Completed my Shaker settle today, off down to the craft centre in nearby Ironbridge in the morning. Read More...

Summer Icon board sale, see shop for details of 20% reductions….

Summer Icon board sale, see shop for details of 20% reductions. Over 100 boards in stock and ready for dispatch. Bespoke boards made to order Read More...

Dylan has been commissioned by Aidan Hart to build the 2.5m high…

Dylan has been commissioned by Aidan Hart to build the 2.5m high oak screen for the Russian Church in Madrid, Spain. We look forward top starting work on this project later in the summer of 2012. Read More...

Solid oak bookcase, oak veneered ply back. 980mm high, 600mm…

Solid oak bookcase, oak veneered ply back. 980mm high, 600mm wide and 225mm deep. book space heights 300mm, 250mm and 235mm. Other sizes to order and adjustable library shelf strips available. This size £168. Delivery extra. Read More...

At the end of May we are heading to the XIVth Western European…

At the end of May we are heading to the XIVth Western European Orthodox Congress in Strasbourg, France. We will exhibit our high quality Icon boards in various stages of crafting. We will exhibit works and photographs by Aidan Hart. Aidan Hart & Co are Church furnishers and a new venture by Aidan and Dylan. Read More...

A close up of the thrones.

A close up of the thrones. Read More...

Four recently installed Icon Thrones for the Russian Orthodox…

Four recently installed Icon Thrones for the Russian Orthodox Church of St Nicholas, Amsterdam. Dylan Hartley also made the patterns in Finish Birch Ply for the brass chandeliers seen in the picture. The thrones retail at £2700 incl Vat with reductions for multiple orders. The are made with solid European Oak and carved by hand. Read More...

Had a meeting with Manuel of D…

Had a meeting with Manuel of Dawley Web Design, Telford. Manuel is about to do some major work on our website, check him out, great rates , Read More...

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