In the little township of Lienden (Betuwe, Netherlands) Jop van Driel has a very rare business: the building of exclusive staircases. These are tailor made special stairs provided with artistic carving. Jop van Driel, then, actually is a born sculptor.
When man dosen’t need anything more than his strength, skill and natural surroundings to create objects. Leo Singleton shows how he can make a bowl on the lathe powered with the human force.
Surface charred wood (also known as Shou Sugi Ban) has become an international sensation. However all charred timber is not created equal. Surface charred wood – an ancient Japanese technique known as Shou Sugi Ban has become an international sensation – with recent articles in the New York Times taking things to a fever pitch. However all […]
Jeff Uitto rescues nature’s leftovers from the shores of Tokeland, the banks of Smith Creek, or the valleys between the Willapa Hills to create marvelous sculptures and beautiful furniture. No live trees are harmed in the making of his work. Using only driftwood, salvaged tree branches, roots and burls, he carefully hand crafts every sculpture […]