Alan Arnson specializes in making small boxes, natural edged bowls and other practical items, harvesting wood from the forest of cherry, hickory and maple that surrounds his Garrett County workshop and studio. Visit The Loft Shop and the Arnsons’ studio, housed in a barn that dates back to the 1880’s, and watch Alan demonstrate his woodworking skills as he creates his lovely pieces.

The Loft Shop
9415 Rock Lodge Road Accident, Maryland 21520


Traveling West: Take I-68W to Exit 19. Turn left onto Route 495/Bittinger Road. * After 9 miles pass the Bittinger Mennonite Church on the right; 0.5 miles after the church there is a yellow Loft Shop sign on the right. Turn right and continue down the lane.

Traveling East: Take I-68E to Exit 19. Turn right onto Rt. 495/Bittinger Road. Follow above directions from asterisk*.