is a self-employed woodworker in Gonic, NH, where he builds custom furniture and cabinetry. He entered the trade as a carpenter in 1997 and hung out his shingle as a furniture maker in 2008. He is a juried member of both the League of NH Craftsmen and the New Hampshire Furniture Masters Association. His work has been featured in publications such as Fine Woodworking
and NH Home
, and has received multiple awards, most recently in the Furniture category of the Veneer Tech Craftsman Challenge.
Owain co-teaches Just Joinery, Veneer without Fear, and the machine skills and casepiece segments of the Nine-month Comprehensive.