Furniture restoration is what we pride ourselves in doing best!
These are some of the disciplines that we specialize in:
· CABINET MAKING
· TRADITIONAL FRENCH POLISHING
· WAX POLISHING
· LEATHER DESK LINING
· RUSH & CANE SEATING
· BRASS GRILLES & BRASSWARE
· FINE FURNITURE MAKING
If there is a discipline that we cannot service you with. We will do our best through BAFRA to find someone who is trained and qualified, in the service you require.
Guy Moonan Woods
Guy has been in the trade since he was sixteen. After showing no interest in the family business of jewelry, his father strong armed him into the cabinet trade and he's never looked back .
In 2001 Guy commenced his own business in Vancouver, naming
the company Tattershalls after a grandfather whom he was particularly fond of.
Tattershalls in Vancouver has been a success since its beginning
and has enjoyed a good relationship with many repeat clients.
Guy's fine talent and reputation did not go unnoticed. The British Antique Furniture Restorers' Association (BAFRA) invited Guy to become a overseas member, a much privileged request that he gratefully accepted.
The Woods family has been in the jewellery, Cabinet Making and Fine art professions since the 1850s. Jewellery was the main trade for the family during the last century.
Established at 12 Frith St Soho, and Diamond House, Hatton Garden, London. Until Guy went into the Trade of Cabinet Making and Antique Restoration.
His apprenticeship was undertaken at Dades, Surrey, England, under Basil Kedwell. Working for the leading London, UK Trade. After his Apprentice, He started his own business, working for the local and London Trade.
An opportunity arose that enabled Guy to move to Vancouver B.C.Guy and his family love British Columbia and the outdoor pursuits it has to offer. He jumped at the chance to establish himself in Canada.
For his first initial five years he worked with R.H.V Tee and sons. After R.H.V. Tee, Guy set up Tattershalls. Guy has now worked his Trade successfully for over thirty eight years.