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NEW WORK: ARC SERIES Hickory & Walnut Pendant

NEW WORK: ARC SERIES Hickory & Walnut Pendant

"Who knows when first/aortic arches/registered/an ocean’s surge,/or slipped awake/or stirred asleep;/how many tides/had ebbed until/the tiny seahorse/heart could leap?"


This pendant is part of my ARC series: using bent wood segments as forms on their own terms. 

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Signature Series Two Piece Bracelet

Signature Series Two Piece Bracelet

This new design is a shift from the continuous wood pieces I often do. It is made of two pieces that snap together. I also experimented with a rough texture. 



When Form Functions by Gustav Reyes

Modern forms give way to impeccable functionality in the collection of bent wood jewelry by Gustav Reyes. Reyes' handmade pieces exemplify subtle sophistication. 


Commercial by Flashpoint Academy Students

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Kickstarter Project Launches on Valentine's Day!

Kickstarter Project Launches on Valentine's Day!

Show your love for eco-conscious small business and for beautiful bent wood objects! The Kickstarter Project launches on Valentine's Day! The project will last for 30 days.

View the Kickstarter Project here! 
The Project
I am asking for support to obtain a wood compression machine...


Coming Full Circle with Dark Rye

Coming Full Circle with Dark Rye


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I've never felt like more of a rockstar than during this project with Dark Rye - an online magazine and division of Whole Foods.