Nathaniel Stegall’s Sustainable Prairie Furniture

Nathaniel Stegall A Furniture Studio Based In Pretty Prairie, Kansas… Wisdom Furniture’s distinctive sustainable furniture pieces reflect the unique background, convictions, and passions of designer and founder Nathaniel Stegall – [Wisdom Furniture‘s founder / designer] “We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future” — G.B. Shaw L. […]

Toby Winteringham – Open Studios and Update

Here’s a quick news update Norfolk Open Studios: Toby Winteringham Studio News The Phase sideboard and Bureau were featured in the Saturday Telegraph and Sunday Times Home section this month resulting in several inquiries and sale of the Bureau. We are delighted that the articles were both celebrating hand made crafts. www.Toby Winteringham.com

The Queen Mary, Spindler Studio and Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms

Bettys Café Tea Rooms, York My recent post about the David Linley marquetry art panel for the Queen Elizabeth reminded me of  Paul Spindler’s marquetry panels for the Queen Mary and the Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms story… In 1919, Frederick Belmont, a confectioner by trade, opened the first of his Bettys tea rooms in Harrogate. […]

Cunard & David Linley Honor Queen Elizabeth with Marquetry Artwork

The magnificent artwork shows the port bow of the original Queen Elizabeth seen dramatically from sea level, and is intricately executed using the technique of marquetry inlay in nine different types of wood veneers. Spanning 2 1/2 decks, the panel is made up of nine panels seamlessly jointed to lightweight board.

Patternity’s Marquetry Arrives with Hidden Art in Milan 2010

Grace Winteringham presents her Phase Bureau with Hidden Art in Milan 2010 Father and Daughter Collaboration A quick nod to this lovely Father and Daughter collaboration highlighted in my earlier Toby Winteringham and Patternity post. The new images and quotes come from a May 14th, 2010 post at Purewhite – Designs by Kirsty White: “The […]