greenwood bay

Greenwood Bay woodworking studio makes custom handcrafted furniture using the most beautiful wood available anywhere. We honor nature’s most majestic specimens by handcrafting our pieces to highlight their own natural beauty using designs that are both functional and beautiful.

Custom Double Waterfall Table


All of our pieces are handmade in Houston and are crafted to last for generations. Our dedication to the art - and the craft - of furniture making provides our clients with functional art they will enjoy for decades.


We work in a variety of design styles and specialize in live edge furniture in an urban organic style.

Our Blog

Read our blog to stay current on what's new at greenwood bay and learn more about urban artisan woodworking.

Contact Us

Contact us today to schedule an appointment for a consultation or to view our pieces in person. 281.684.7102

  • Wood Slab Inventory

    We just went live with over 1,000 wood slabs for sale on our website! This is one of the largest inventories of slabs for sale anywhere in the country.
    Pricing for the many of these slabs ranges from several hundred […]

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  • Solid Wood or Veneer?

    My clients often tell me they don’t want veneered furniture. Instead they want real “solid wood”. I understand that concern, but the truth is veneered furniture can actually be quite good. Like so many things in life, the devil is […]

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  • Here’s to wishing all our clients, friends and future friends a healthy, joyous, and prosperous new year.
    We’ve had a wonderful 2012.  Among other things, we were honored to be selected to make a number of pieces for the new […]

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  • Nakashima Table

    Nakashima Table.
    Earlier this year I was commissioned to make a live edge table inspired by the style of George Nakashima by the New York design firm owned by Bob and Cortney Novogratz.  They had a client on Long Island and […]

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  • Houston Independents Forum

    The Houston Independents Forum provides wonderful networking opportunities for local small businesses and independents.  The next event for the group will be held right here at Greenwood Bay Woodworking Studio on Wednesday, April 18 from 6:30 to 8:30pm.    Please RSVP […]

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  • Is Wood a Sustainable Resource?

    I’m often asked if wood is a sustainable product. People are naturally concerned about deforestation, particularly in the rain forest. So here’s a short primer on the subject. Periodically I’ll revisit this topic with additional comments.
    So, is wood a sustainable […]

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  • greenwood bay Blog Intro

    Hello and welcome to this, my first blog post!
    Bob Card – Owner
    This blog will cover a wide range of topics, all of which relate back to my passion: making and owning beautiful wood pieces. I will offer advice, answer questions, […]

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  • Drought Trees

    Several years ago we had to remove the largest, oldest tree in our back yard because it had started to die back, and was dropping branches on our neighbor’s yard. We called the tree service, had them cut it down, […]

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