Faces of Pee Dee

“LP” is known for his custom woodwork.

He has built handcarved pieces for some of the finest homes in the Pee Dee, across the US and as far away as Europe.

He designed a wooden gun safe in response to an accidental shooting that took the life of a child. The gun box has an ingenious lock that “LP” designed and patented.

A teacher at heart, “LP” has taught in the prison system and public schools. He has also been a guidance counselor and generously given his time to teach woodworking.

He is seen on the next page making a bowl he designed . It’s made with four kinds of hardwood, creativity and a generous amount of patience.