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Kathy’s Coopered Jewelry Armoire

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  The art of coopering takes what would be a flat surface and gives it the ability to move and roll. It dates back over 4,000 years, the word coming from a lower Saxon word, “kuper”, signifying one who constructs tubs, barrels and similar items. A cooper back in the colonial days was a highly […]

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The Story of Pat’s Fireplace Mantle

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The distance between Pat’s living room and Dan’s woodshop is over 600 miles, the tree used for her piece was 360 years old, and the wood dried for over 10 years. The result: a custom fireplace mantle for Pat’s home. Last weekend, Dan delivered the mantle to Kansas City, Missouri, where he met Pat and […]

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Evan & Deb’s Desk

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Around this time last year Dan was working on a desk project for a young couple in Minneapolis. They had seen Dan’s work at an art show and were in need of a desk. Together they had saved up enough money to buy one from Ikea, but Deb’s family lived in France, with one member […]

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It Started with a Pine Tree

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The story of Sue’s custom headboard This fall Dan delivered a custom headboard that was years in the making. It started with a large white pine that was felled in the summer of 2006 when my father was here visiting. He played lumberjack for two days and helped Dan fell the tree, which was hollow […]

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