by David J. Marks
posted June 30,2016
In December of 2014 my friend Rik Lawrence, a furniture maker from nearby Sonoma (check out Red Cloud Furniture), called to offer to sell me a Big Leaf Maple tree which blew over in a storm on his property.
I saw this as an opportunity to get some large pieces of Maple for …read more
posted May 21, 2015
An old friend of David’s called him the other day and asked him if he could fit some resawing into his schedule. David had resawed …read more
Posted by David Marks Oct. 30,2014
Burning Man is an annual week-long festival, dedicated to community, art, self-expression, and self-reliance, held at the end of August in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert. This summer, I had the pleasure to work with artist David Best on the construction of the Temple of Grace, envisioned as a spiritual and sacred space.read more