I studied design straight out of school, but then ended up doing other things... for 20 years. Recently I’ve started to draw and design again. Having always enjoyed working with wood, I started creating wooden spoons by hand. I love the calm of the process… working with an organic material, revealing natural form and creating and blending new lines and shape. I’m grateful to have found my way back to designing and making. My name is Luke Hope and 'Hope in the Woods' is my journey from an office, where I’ve spent most of my working life, out into the woods…