Stephanie Fournier, 10 studio

Job: Carpenter

At 45 years old Stéphanie Fournier took the bold step of embarking on a new career path, ending her 25 years in textile sales. In order to follow her passion seriously, Stéphanie has undertaken a Certificate of Professional Aptitude of ( C.A.P) of carpentry at the Apprentice Training Center at Hesdignuel-les Boulogne (62). She has completed her five internships at the Village Des Metiers D’art at Desvres, in the studios of Thierry Marc Design and Nathalie Fosse, sculptor. After preparing and testing her activity with Littoral Opale, Stéphanie set up her company at the VMAD in October 2018. 

 

The heart of Stéphanie’s project is to give a second life to wooden furniture that has already lived well but would be a shame to throw away. Stéphanie’s company is called < The 3 Studios > to illustrate the variety of her know how. Firstly she works on stripping back antique furniture made from noble woods to give them their original and raw colour. She also proposes to give a new aesthetic to furniture, giving them a new look with different materials ; fabric, patina, whitewash, wax, paint...Finally, she makes small furniture and original decorative accessories based on wood, in particular rubber wood and other derivatives. 

 

Cellphone : 06 74 72 33 38

Email : les3ateliers.sf@gmail.com

Facebook: Les 3 ateliers

 

Photo credit : Anteale