5 Outstanding Handmade Desks for a Lifetime of Learning

Back-to-school time marks the end of summer. It is also means the beginning of a learning journey for students. When you have a beautiful space to work, read, and create, learning is a joy. While you may not be going back-to-school, you still deserve a beautiful place to continue to learn.

Our master furniture makers offer a variety of styles of desks for everyone. Check out our list of five impressive hand-crafted computer and writing desks. These desks are perfect for any lifelong learners.

Custom Cherry Flytying Desk by Dorset Custom Furniture

custom cherry desk

Custom cherry fly tying and rod and reel storage desk by member Dorset Custom Furniture.











An essential element of any desk, whether it’s for kids or adults, is smart organization. This desk was designed for fly tying, but could easily be customized to your interests and hobbies. With a custom built-in workspace like this one you can spend time here reading, writing, or indulging a favorite hobby. A built-in desk with lots of handy storage can help create a space that makes it easy to focus.

Cherry Lovers Computer Desk by Hawk Ridge Furniture

cherry computer desk

The Cherry Lovers’ Computer Desk from Hawk, Ridge Furniture of St. Johnsbury, Vermont










Are you a fan of the double vanity in the bathroom? You’ll love the same concept in a computer desk. This handmade computer desk is designed as a co-working space for two. It is a beautiful desk with plenty of work space so that can help maximize comfort and productivity.

Slant-top Desk by Jas. Becker Cabinetmaker

drop front desk

Drop Front Desk pictured in ash with ebony drawer pulls. Jas. Becker Cabinetmaker, LLC of Wilder, Vermont









If you’re looking for a contemporary look while you work, look no further than this gorgeous custom desk. This desk design gives you the luxury of closing it up and forgetting about the bills for a little while.

Modern Walnut Writing Desk by Pete Michelinie Furniture

walnut writing desk

An heirloom in the making, Modern Walnut Writing Desk by Pete Michelinie Furniture in South Pomfet, Vermont









Pete Michelinie creates furniture that is cherished, admired, and passed down for years. This exceptional walnut writing desk has so many hand-crafted details and even a not-so secret compartment.

Writing Desk and Chair by Brookside Woodworking

writing desk and chair

A bit of Vermont captured in a writing desk and chair by Brookside Woodworking of Fairhaven, Vermont











If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind piece, consider this gorgeous desk and chair. Made by hand in curly red birch and bird’s-eye maple, nothing says Vermont furniture better! The woodworker is a one-man shop who brings care and personalized attention to each piece. It shows in the quality and beauty of the work.

These five extraordinary desks are sure to get you thinking about your home office or small business needs. Be sure to check out all the high-quality writing tables, computer desks, and office furniture made by the members of the Guild of Vermont Furniture Makers.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *