"A Work in Progress"

It's becoming our motto...

Bear with us as we continue to work on our new website.  Seems like we never stop working on things: the shop, our home, our quality and especially ourselves.  


Constantly striving for it, with keen eyes,  creative minds and passionate determination.

The Mission...

To provide you with the best service, advice, quality and attention to detail that we can, and to conduct business with honesty and integrity.  

About Us

For the love of the craft!

Hand Carved 28" Lantern out of Sign Foam HDU 18#

We are a family of craftsmen and artisans who own and run a custom shop on Cape Cod.  We enjoy creating a wide variety of products from carved signs, custom furniture and cabinetry, wood turnings and even custom closet and storage solutions.  We can make just about anything...the more unique the project,  the better we like it!

Elizabeth O'Brien working on the artwork for the Wequassett Inn Atlantic and Thoreau's restaurants
Steve O'Brien working on an arrow for a custom business sign.
CAPE CLOSETS is a division of the Modern Woodwright. Organize your life!

Some of our Services

Custom Built-ins

custom built-in cape cod entertainment center built in

We can design and create that special space in your home, specific to your needs, and in your style!

Custom Furniture & Woodworking

custom furniture table cape cod dining

Having trouble finding just the right piece, color, species or style.  We've got you covered.

Residential Signs

Studio 54 Logo replicated as a house sign

This is the new temporary home for Carved Home Signs.  Please click below for more information.

Commercial and Custom Signs

WHISK with a custom made metal whisk!
Triple layered, carved business signs set your business apart!

Need something a little more unique?

Lets work together to create a true one of a kind!

CNC Services

We can process rough lumber and large live edge slabs exposing the beauty within!

We can assist your shop with our 5'x10' CNC Machine.  From architectural millwork, 

to sheetgood processing for cabinetry or surfacing a large slab.  

Cape Closets

Custom closets, mudrooms, pantry, garage storage, home office, cape cod basement, and cabinetry.

Everything in its place!

That's the goal of creating custom storage.  From closets, mudrooms and pantries to home offices, garages and laundry rooms.  Organize your life!

Contact Us

Let's Get Started

Contact us today to begin discussing your upcoming custom cabinets or furniture project in the Brewster area.

The Modern Woodwright, LLC

(Home Office)79 Freemans Way, Brewster, Massachusetts 02631

774-212-6070 steve@themodernwoodwright.com


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