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Trestle Table Base

Here’s a trestle table base I did in May. The live-edge top was provided by Jonathan Kelsey of JK Custom Woodworking.

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Two Tiered Side Table

I made this table in January, and I’m finally getting around to posting the photos.

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Armillary Beehive

Armillary Beehive, 2012 Stainless Steel & Bronze This is a sculpture for a beekeeper. Left side Left side closeup Right side Right side closeup Backside Backside closeup The ‘studio.’ I did shoot it on white, but I haven’t gone through … Continue reading

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Bird Railing

Last week, I finished the final piece of this railing for a client in Somerville. I’m really proud of it. We started the design in June, and I began forging in July. Three months later, here it is: Approaching the … Continue reading

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Rain Funnels, Brookline, MA

Here’s some photos of rain funnels to replace a copper downspout on a house in Brookline, MA. This was installed last month. The rain makes a great sound and looks awesome as it falls through the funnels.

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Forging the Chandelier

Here’s more photos of working on the chandelier. This is the first joint in protruding from the hub had to be fit into the socket in the hub on one end and upset on the other. The sockets were 1-5/8″ … Continue reading

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Samples, samples, samples

Two days of tooling up and sample-making:

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Chandelier installed

For my 25th birthday, I built my own forge. For my 26th birthday, I got to install my first chandelier! A hearty thanks to my awesome clients and my amazing partner, without whom this amazing collaboration wouldn’t be possible. I … Continue reading

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Evolution of a Foot

A little adventure in design: One of our little projects in Berlin has been figuring out how to forge a foot. One of Henni’s friends is making a chest for the final project in his woodworking apprenticeship. He’s been inspired … Continue reading

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Working Montage

With the healthily established pattern of feverishly posting for a few days and then falling off the face of the planet for months at a time, I think we’re about due for another round. Remember the chandelier project? When last … Continue reading

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Getting Real

So the client said yes to the giant chandelier that I proposed! That’s so cool, but the question is… what next? How do you even begin to tackle a project like this? During the design phase, I worked out a … Continue reading

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From design to… design.

Last time, I talked about the concept stage of a large chandelier project. The next step was to meet with the client and actually see the space. They are remodeling their dining room, and they are hoping for this chandelier … Continue reading

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