WoodWorks Pieces on Display

WoodWorks Pieces on Display

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Posted September 9, 2014   David will have 4 pieces that he created for his television show WoodWorks on display at the Big Ideas 1950 – 1970: influences in modern ceramics show at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts on September 11 – October 25, 2014.   In addition, David and his fellow Bench Doggs will be performing at the opening reception on Thursday Sept. 11 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Location: 282 S. High Street, Sebastopol, CA 95472 (707 829 4797)    ...

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“We’re All Climbing the Ladder Together”

“We’re All Climbing the Ladder Together”

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Posted by David J. Marks August 30, 2014 David was recently interviewed by Dan Farnbach for his August 12,2014 Blog in Popular Woodworking.  Dan’s first question for this informative Q & A: “What are the most notable changes in the studio furniture world during the course of your career?” To read the full Q & A “We’re all climbing the ladder together”  

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The Creative Process: Expanding Yourself as a Designer

The Creative Process: Expanding Yourself as a Designer

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Posted by  David J. Marks July 31, 2014   I believe that design is the ultimate frontier in woodworking.  We live in a time that finds many people with the resources to set up a shop at home. It is amazing to see how many people are able to outfit their shops with a lot of the tools they need due to the fact that the majority of power tools are now made in China and have become affordable to the masses. So once we all have shops and we all have similar tools and wood,...

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