ARTIS is a luxury custom woodworking and fine cabinetry company that brings your design goals to reality. Owner and craftsman Luke Agnew combines his formal education in carpentry from the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport, Maine, and his love for precision woodworking to craft spaces that welcome, invite, and draw the eye toward proportion, order, functionality, and beauty.

We use only the finest wood for our built-ins. We never use particle board or MDF in our built-ins. From design concept to finished product, we will create a built-in that is custom to your home and your tastes.

Luxury, Precision, Handmade, Classic, Timeless, Custom Carpentry and Woodworking Built-Ins, Made With The Best Quality Wood By A Local Craftsman.

ARTIS is a family-run business serving Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C.


We specialize in elegant built-in concepts merged with custom accents. We design and build high-end home libraries, home offices, entertainment centers, fireplace mantels,  mudrooms, walk-in or reach-in closets, pantries, built-in dining room hutches, laundry rooms, kids’ room built-ins, window seating, wainscoting and wall flourishes, ecclesiastical work, and other custom luxury built-ins.

Our Customers Say

“Luke designed and built our beautiful walk-in closet.  We couldn’t be happier with the results and the entire process. He collaborated with us to determine the best design to fit the space and our needs.  Then he built a closet with the finest craftsmanship we’ve seen.  We look forward to working with him again.”

David & Heidi A.

“The shelving is so beautiful. We all keep stopping in there just to look at it. It really surpassed our expectations, both in terms of beauty and functionality. We are so thankful to you! You have an amazing skill.”

Margaret B.