Portfolio Category: Railings

Apiary Railing

Maynard Studios, Apiary Railing 2015.  Hand forged steel with hand forged bronze cap rail. This railing was designed & created for a private commercial catering & event space in Lexington, Ky. Commissioned by the Vaughan family, we are proud of the work we designed and created with them over the past two years. http://the-apiary.com/ Photo by Alan Rideout.…
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Tree House Railing

Matthew & Karine Maynard, Tree House Railing, 2008. Forged, welded and riveted. Wire-brushed with clear enamel topcoat/ finish. Mild steel with hand worked cedar hand grip. The inspiration for this railing came from the client's memories of playing in the woods as a child. The railings whimsical design recalls these experiences. The steel is forged and…
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Nashville, Main Rail

Matthew & Karine Maynard. Nashville, Main Rail, 2009. Forged, welded and lathe turned pieces, hand-formed leaves, inlaid marble accents and burled maple components with design details done in pyrography. Mild steel, bronze, brass, Brazilian Cherry, Burled Maple, copper and marble. Wire-brushed with clear enamel finish. At over 160 feet in length and residing in a large…
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Kitchen Railing

Matthew & Karine Maynard. Kitchen Railing, 2009. Forged & welded mild steel, Brazilian Cherry cap rail with hand-carved terminal. Wire-brushed with clear enamel finish. Polychromatic highlights in Gilder's paste. The tread width for this staircase was greater than five feet, requiring hand grips on both sides. To find a creative solution, rather than a single…
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