Peter Aleksa grew up on a small farm in Cheshire CT. The beginning to becoming a custom furniture maker started while building a post and beam barn. Peter has a degree from the University of New Hampshire in Environmental Science and Marine Biology. He then attended a school in Boston teaching traditional woodworking techniques. After working for a nationally known antique dealer and a prestigious furniture shop, Peter and his wife Maile settled in Canton CT. Their, he rebuilt a barn on their property that is now the home of Cherry Brook Woodworks.
Cherry Brook Woodworks builds one-of-a- kind custom commissioned furniture.