Team Category: Instructor

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Tommie Mullaney

After a decade of shaping the interiors of Naples, Florida’s most opulent homes, Tommie Mullaney has embarked on a new chapter in Austin, Texas, where his masterful woodworking continues to adorn luxury residences, private jets, and exquisite yachts. Tommie Mullaney’s journey into the world of carpentry began as a passion and grew into an art…


Kathryn Sullivan

Kathryn is a furniture maker based in Dallas, TX focused on restoration and conservation.  Informed as a cultural and legal anthropologist, Kathryn treats the trade with a blend of artistic academia and practical woodworking.  Kathryn apprenticed with multiple master cabinet-makers for four years after a beginning in Dallas refinishing shops.  Kathryn is a contributing writer…


Michelle Myers

Michelle Myers began her love for woodworking in high school.  After graduating form Penn State University, she trained at the Center For Furniture Craftsmanship in Camden, Maine. Since then, Michelle has collaborated on furniture for clients such as the Barnes Foundation and Tiffany Flagship stores. Since moving to Austin in 2018, Michelle has focused on her signature style: clean lines and dramatic curves. She enjoys dreaming up custom pieces to fit her clients’ style and space.


Mark Love

With a passion for education, Mark Love cares about passing on his years of expertise in furniture making to the students at Austin School of Furniture and Design.

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Wayne Delyea

Wayne currently is a full-time furniture maker and owns and operates Wayne Delyea Furniture Maker a custom handmade furniture business near Granbury, Texas.

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Adrienne Romine

Adrienne Romine builds custom furniture under the name Half Halt Studio. Half Halt is an Austin based furniture design studio founded by Adrienne in 2018. Her background is in fine art and has used her artistic training to guide the development of a small line of carefully designed, made-to-order furniture.

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Kris Burns

Kris Burns is a lifelong tinkerer and lover of trees and nature. He attended Concordia University to study environmental science and continued his education as a volunteer with Americorps. There he learned how to build houses from the ground up, after which, he became an instructor at American Youthworks, instructing young people in home building.…

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Mark Maček

Award-winning furniture maker and designer. Mark advises the Austin School of Furniture & Design on its furniture and design programs.

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Philip Morley

As well as a contributing author in Fine Woodworking Magazine, Philip Morley is a full-time furniture maker formally trained in London, England. His style is modern with a hint of mid-century flair and has produced hundreds of custom pieces for clients all over the United States. He share this flair in all his classes with student at the Austin School of Furniture and Design