Customer Testimonials

“I literally just put it together!!!! Oh my goodness you made that so easy. Thank you so much. The instructions were amazing. The wrapping was amazing and the finish product is soooooooo amazing. My co-workers are so jealous. It’s absolutely amazing!!!!!!!! Can’t wait to order my sand and start working with clients.”
– Jacqueline Cunningham, MA,LPC, QMHP. Paris, Illinois (2024)
Customized Sand Tray Cart
“Oh my goodness, I just opened the package….it’s beautiful! Thank you so much. Your work is absolutely gorgeous. This baby will get a lot of use. Much appreciated!!”
-Kellie Shamenski, RCC, West Vancouver BC (2024)
“I just wanted to say that we LOVE the cart! You did a beautiful job and it looks so beautiful in our space. You are such an artist and craftsman, we feel truly honoured to have your work.”
– Nicole Imgrund, MPS MDIV, Director, River’s Edge Counselling Centre, St. Albert AB (2024)

“I learned of Greg from a colleague who has Greg’s trays. They are so beautiful and well-made, I put in an order myself. Greg is a joy to work with and I cannot recommend him enough.”

– Barbara A. Turner, PhD, Petaluma, California (2023)
Author of The Handbook of Sandplay Therapy

“I just wanted to let you know that I received the cart and absolutely love it. The craftsmanship is excellent! You did a beautiful job constructing it and with sending instructions for how to assemble it.  Thank you for taking such care with making and sending it to me!”

– Angela A. Perkinson, MA, LCPC, ATR, Alton, Illinois (2023)
Customer's cart-tray in her office
Blue Sandtray

“Just wanted to shout out a big THANK YOU. I assembled the sand cart and trays today, and they are absolutely perfect. The customized colour is excellent and you made every step in the assembly process so clear. Thank you for the attention to detail and the outstanding care in packaging it all up. Greatly appreciated! Looking forward to this being a wonderful piece for years to come.”

– Michelle Smith, R.Psych., Registered Play Therapist™
Harmony Psychology, Edmonton (2023)


“Thank you Greg, I have rarely worked with such beautiful materials and such fantastic directions. My husband and I got the sand tray cart together in an hour or so without a misstep. Sandplay therapy is indebted to you!!!”

– Sally Sugatt, CST-T, Exeter, NH, Former President, Sandplay Therapists of America (2023)

“Loved my beautiful sand trays. They arrived earlier than I expected. Greg was an excellent communicator and was always quick to respond to my emails which I appreciated very much. I am looking forward to using my new sand trays with my clients.“

– Jinny Kim, MSW, RSW, Toronto (2023)

“The sand tray and cart are beautiful and the cart was so easy to put together with your detailed instructions. You have been incredibly detailed from the initial contact, keeping me up to date with progress, the amazing instructions that included photos, the detailed packaging all the way to the nuts and bolts with the wrench included. The product is so well made and is beautiful to look at – well beyond our expectations! I feel extremely comfortable and happy to refer your services to colleagues.”

– Kim Wark, Garden City Psychology, St. Catharines, Ontario (2023)

“The sand tray has arrived! You packed it so carefully. I was so moved by your care in overseeing its journey to Pennsylvania. It is beautiful beyond words … I cannot wait to share it with my future clients. I believe we all have gifts and talents to share in this beautiful world 🌎 we live in. Thank you again for adding beauty to it.“

– Dr. Karlen Senseny, Pottstown, Pennsylvania (2022)
Customer's cart-tray in her office
Sandtrays, 3 complete set
Sandtrays, 3 complete set
“We recently received our purchase of a sand tray cart along with two sand trays from you. I just wanted to let you know how pleased we are with these items. Thank you so much for your attention to detail and the care with which you made this product. I am confident that this item will serve as a central part of our work with children for many years to come. Thank you so much for your craftsmanship, your attention to detail, and your care in producing such products.”
– Scott Floyd, Senior Fellow and Director of Counseling Programs,
B.H. Carroll Theological Institute, Irving, Texas (2022)

“It is magnificent! Thank you Greg.”

– Paul Lesnik, Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, TEP, San Diego California (2022)

“The cart is beyond what I expected: gorgeous colors, superior craftsmanship, attention to detail that you won’t find anywhere else. I will treasure this functional and delightful piece of furniture forever. Greg is not only a remarkable artisan, he is a devotee of true customer service.“

– Kim Dana Saydjari, Hartland Vermont (2022)
“I wanted to personally thank you for the beautifully handcrafted sand tray and cart. Your craftsmanship is amazing and I am already using it with my clients who absolutely love the design and size. Many colleagues have also commented on how beautiful it is. It was definitely worth the wait and I will recommend your company to others and if I am able, I’m sure to make additional purchases in the future.”
– Joy Quinlan, Linck Child, Youth and Family Supports, Chatham, Ontario (2022)

“Hi Greg, I just wanted you to know that I received the package yesterday … and tonight we put it all together. Amazingly, it took about 15 minutes and was the easiest thing I’ve ever assembled … I was grateful for the literal step by step photos and instructions. The whole thing is absolutely gorgeous! It was absolutely worth the wait and I’m sure will last for years and years. So thank you for your efforts, I wanted you to know they are very appreciated by myself and, starting tomorrow morning, by my young clients.”

– Lisa-Marie Salas, Montreal QC (2022)
“I have received my sand tray cart and couldn’t wait to put it together. I just wanted to compliment your work. You clearly take pride in what you do. It’s beautiful and so well built. I can’t wait to get to work with clients. Thank you again.”
– Jennifer Metcalfe, LCSW Whitefish, Montana (2022)
Sandtrays ready to be shipped
Sand tray
Sand trays stack
“The products that Greg makes are not only functional, but are works of art. I have ordered several pieces over the years and have never been disappointed. The sand trays and carts are impeccable and clients love to use them.”
– Heather Halliday, Maple Ridge (2022)
“Thanks, again, for all the helpful info, and for making this buying experience so positive in every way. We … feel grateful that we’ll have something that we know will last beyond even the life of our little business, and which we can hopefully pass on to a future generation of people trying to help kids… we really appreciate your meaningful work and how you’ve walked us through this process with such thoughtfulness.”
– K. Yeates, LCSW, Cottonwood Counseling and Coaching, Salt Lake City, Utah (2022)

“My tray is fabulous and the kids/parents love it! I wish I would have made the change years ago, as it is so much easier to use, maintain, and lovely to look at. Not only do you create incredible items of lasting value, but your timely customer service, and personable demeanor are incredibly precious!”

– Michele Yarberry, LPC, NCC, RPT, CECP, Bellvue, Colorado (2021)
“…instructions were superb and quite easy to follow. As always, many thanks for the careful attention that you take…”
– Daniel Afram, Arctic Children & Youth Foundation, Iqaluit (2021)
“WOW! Wow, wow, WOW! I am absolutely thrilled with the end result …! I am delighted with how the finish turned out; it looks absolutely beautiful and the detailing has surpassed my expectations … I truly feel grateful to have found someone that has the skill to be able to craft such a customized piece like this … I couldn’t be happier with the final product. It was totally worth the wait and if I need to order more supplies moving forward, I would only consider going with you! :)”
– Lauren Teichrob, Rocky View County, AB (2021)

“The trays are beautifully and wonderfully made! They are light and sturdy. Thanks very much!”

– Shelly Mok, Registered Counselling Psychologist, Hong Kong (2021)
Sand tray assembly
Sand tray
“IT ARRIVED AND IT’S BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!! Thank you for this beautifully crafted table 🙂 it will be used with love.”
– Merissa Turner, North Vancouver BC (2021)

“Nous avions des demandes spéciales et beaucoup de questions. Greg a répondu à toutes nos attentes et bien plus. Son travail est fait avec minutie et passion. Malgré la distance et la barrière de la langue, nous avons reçu un excellent service.”

– Josée Guindon, Directrice, CALACS, Ottawa (2021)

“Our order had a lot of specifics and we had quite a few questions.
The distance and the language barrier did not stop Greg from offering us an excellent service. His work is done with passion and meticulousness.”

– Josée Guindon, Directrice, CALACS, Ottawa (2021)
“I can tell Greg puts care and craftsmanship into his work. He has been responsive, warm and gracious in our interactions. The trays are beautiful, natural, and built to last. The detailed care he puts into packaging and assembly instructions is unparalleled. I know a piece of him is with me and my clients when they work in the sand. Well worth the investment!”
– Pete Marrocco MC, MDiv, CCC, Coburg, Ontario (2020)
“I love my trays … They are a beautiful piece of art.”
– Patricia Gould, Anchorage Alaska (2020)

“I wanted to write a quick note to say my cart is installed in my office and it’s awesome. Thank you so much for making such artful, finely crafted carts to hold this important work that we do! I also wanted to let you know I was super impressed with the packaging, which felt like an art form in and of itself! So well designed. I went to art school and really appreciated the aesthetic of how everything had a purpose and fit perfectly together :-)”

– Jeanne Foss Swaine, LMFT, Seattle WA (2019)
“Thank you for creating such a fine table and tray, the indestructible packaging and ultimately, for suggesting this item for me! As you can see, it seems the space was just waiting for it to arrive … I will let every therapist I know where to buy the best sand trays! Rest assured, mine will get many years of pleasurable work!”
– Judith Pinto-Coy, Edmonton AB (2017)
“Hi my name is Alex Huedepohl, I am the person who assembled your sand tray cart that was delivered to Dr. Demanchick. I thought the quality of the sand cart was absolutely fantastic and the directions were simple and straightforward to follow. The construction of the cart only took me ten minutes, and the parts were neatly organized. Thank you!”
– Alex Huedepohl, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY (2017)
Sand tray in counselling office
Sand tray
“I received my beautiful dovetail tray yesterday, and I couldn’t be happier … and I was so pleased with the cart! Even your packaging was impressively meticulous – you made it so easy to assemble, and the care you put into your work was evident. It went together smoothly, it looks beautiful and strong, and I can’t wait to start using it! I truly appreciate all the skill, care, and love you put into your work – it really does show. It’s a piece of art, and I can’t wait for my clients to see and use it!”
– Stephanie Nevill, London ON (2017)
“…it’s absolutely beautiful and is superior to any other trays I found on the Internet … Keep up the amazing work and I may be in touch with you in the near future.”
– Jesse Dencklau, Fort Dodge, Iowa (2016)
“… we received one of the packages with the two sandtrays! They are absolutely beautiful! More beautiful than I imagined … I am so excited to report that the cart has been successfully assembled and I absolutely LOVE how it looks! … I am very happy and can’t wait for my first little clients to use the gorgeous trays and cart…“
– JoAnn Flynn, M.Ed., M.A., CPT, LPC, RPT-S, REAT, Lyme, Connecticut (2015)
“The sandtray arrived in perfect order… Your service and product has been delightful.”
– Catherine Lazar, MFT, Auburn CA (2014)

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