Workshop Team

James Ryan

Designer-Maker

James Ryan designs all our furniture. He is in charge of day-to-day running of the Edward Barnsley Workshop and he liaises with clients when they commission a piece of furniture.

The workshop team is made up of experienced craftsmen and apprentices. The Edward Barnsley Educational Trust has supported the training of  workshop apprentices since 1980.

Joe Orchard

Senior Craftsman

Joe joined the workshop as an apprentice in 2005.

Simon Bulley

Craftsman

Simon joined the workshop as an apprentice in 2017.

Oscar Harris

Apprentice

Oscar joined the Edward Barnsley Workshop in 2019.

Max Shaw

Apprentice

Max joined the Edward Barnsley Workshop in 2019.

Stephen Rock

Craftsman-Tutor and Fundraiser

Stephen joined the Edward Barnsley Workshop in 1988 as an apprentice.

Robin Hasslacher

Treasurer

Robin joined the Edward Barnsley Workshop in 1999.