Welcome to Hawk Ridge Furniture

Paul Donio at work in his studio
Hawk Ridge Furniture is owned and operated by master craftsman and furniture designer Paul Donio. From his furniture studio in Vermont, Paul uses traditional woodworking techniques and methods to create custom pieces for clients throughout the United States. He uses sustainably harvested materials whenever possible. Whether it be a handmade table, stand-up writing desk, or hardwood platform bed, Paul’s attention to detail is paramount. Browse Hawk Ridge Furniture’s selection of handmade Shaker furniture, Mission style furniture, or check out the studio’s blog for shop updates. Looking for a custom piece of furniture? Contact Paul online, or by calling 802-595-1444.


“Paul Donio is a master craftsman who fulfilled our dream concept in a unique pencil post bed at a very fair price. We researched many options and were delighted to find Paul.” Harvey and Barbara Bazarian, Quechee, Vermont

Recent Updates from the Shop

Video of a Boat-Shaped Cherry Trestle Table

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I recently made the drive from Vermont to Midcoast Maine to personally deliver a handmade cherry Shaker dining table for a client. My God there was a lot of snow up there... They were so pleased with the table, they treated me to lunch. Thanks again! Here is a quick video of the finished product below.

Video Shows the Making a Dovetail for a Stand Up Writing Desk

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Check out the video of me making a dovetailed drawer for a cherry stand up writing desk. Oh, and have a happy Thanksgiving!
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