David Kreider brings his expertise in pyrography and his unique multimedia approach to the field of wood-burning and the results are spectacular. His students quickly began crafting their own individual masterpieces and with David by their side, they all made some really stunning art. Best of all, they now know how to make more.
The Maloof-style rocker is one of America's classic furniture icons and and for decades, Marc Adams has been teaching this signature class. During this intensive 7 day class, he leads another group through his finely honed process. The results are certainly impressive and we can't wait to feature the completed chairs in upcoming student galleries!
Doug Stowe is no stranger around MASW – his box making classes are legendary. This week he kicks things up a notch for this next level class. It's a chance to spend another week working with one of the premiere box-makers working today. It's also another chance to make a load of boxes in just 5 short days!
This weekend's pictures include shots from "The Craft, History and Culture of Spalting with Sara Robinson" and "Keepsake Jewelry Box with Doug Stowe." Marc Adams was also beginning "Sculptural Rocking Chair," but you'll see all those pictures next week.
We always enjoy having Silas Kopf at the school. As did these lucky participants. Silas spent lots of one on one time with students as they developed their own unique marquetry odyssey!
Handskills with Stephen Proctor is another class we consider to be one of the cornerstones of the curriculum at the school. Over the years he's been the gateway to discovering the potential of handtools for many of our alumni. These lucky participants got to see why Stephen is considered one of the best craftsman working today.