Meet our Members: Greg Allan
1) Introduce yourself – where are you based, what do you do and how long have you been a VWA member?
I’m a furniture maker and designer from Aotearoa New Zealand, currently residing in Melbourne, Australia. I have been a VWA member since 2018My process pays respect to the natural beauty of the timber I work with while fostering a contemporary aesthetic in the pursuit of function with a sense of poetry.
2) When did you first get into your craft/practice and what was your journey to it?
I enrolled in a beginners woodworking with hand tool course at Handsome & Co in 2015. After completing the course, I was accepted as a resident maker at Handsome & Co until its closure in 2019.
3) Current top three music tracks you listen to or all time favourite song/artist
Freddy Fudd Pucker: Good Times
Propagandhi: A Speculative Fiction
The Pixies: Gigantic
Follow Greg on Instagram here.