With an educational background in painting, sculpture and industrial design Sholto Scruton’s work is always practical, ethical and poetic. He is a seasoned furniture maker, having learned from his father, uncle and grandfather. Since 2001, Sholto has been dedicated to designing exceptional furniture and public installations. His career includes beautifully detailed wooden furniture, customized metal structures for public spaces, and exciting and engaging pieces for museum exhibitions. The focus of Sholto’s work is on people and how they use and interact with their environment. His commitment to social and environmental responsibility is apparent in all his projects, as he uses local crafts people along with regionally sourced natural materials to achieve a beautiful and intended design integration.
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