The Magic of Wooden Cups

I think it was Alexander Yerks‘s wooden cups I first spied when I was just learning about green wood work. Something about it was sort-of mesmerizing—imagining drinking a hot cup of tea or coffee or scooping ice cold spring water on a hot day up in a wooden cup. I was pretty enamored, to say …

Read moreThe Magic of Wooden Cups

My Daily Eater & The Culture of Craft

I wanted to share with everyone some photos of my dearest spoon—my daily eater. It’s the spoon version of a daily driver car. It goes everywhere my food does. I carved it several months back from a beautiful little black cherry crook. Like any spoon made from a crook, the design just sort of reveals …

Read moreMy Daily Eater & The Culture of Craft