For my beautiful sister, Emily. I’m not going to even try to write something explaining how much my sister means to me. She is just my everything. I made this bowl for her birthday present! My Mimi is a lover of Japanese influenced design. My mom, who spent some of her childhood in Japan, has really taught us from a young age to not be a lover of stuff but be an appreciator of the power in quality. Quality doesn’t […]
Daniel Bell. Yeti Collective. Sculptor of Glass. Valued Friend. I knew that I wanted to create something for Daniel that was incredibly luminous and vibrant, just like his heart! I turned some walnut and attached the dishes to a piece of drift to make a standing multi-level candle holder. The walnut was hard as stone and had begun to split even before I turned it. I was able to insert gold leaf into those crevices to create something quite beautiful, […]
Sabrina Miller. Artist. Teacher. Wife. Mother to a beautiful ballerina! This wonderful teacher needed a place to put the most valuable item to her kids – candy! I’m honored that she, being an fabulous sculptor and artist that I look up to, wanted me to create a bowl for her classroom! Thank you for being my encouragement and friend, Sabrina. You are greatly valued in my life. #CandyLand
This little every day size bowl helped me identify my line! I’m thankful I was able to place this special piece in the hands of a man that I deeply respect, Dr. Darryl Craft. Thank you for being an example of how to love on others by loving our Father. You truly are a tremendous blessing and greatly valued.
The first is always the scariest. But, it’s how you begin that defines you, and the piece! How fitting that this piece has a home with Jeremy Thomley. Thank you Jeremy for challenging me to continue to discover my own way. For those of you who haven’t been blessed to meet this miracle of a gentleman, Jeremy is a brilliant Sculptor and #ForeverValued dear friend who has helped me discover my present which in turn shapes my future. Click here to see Jeremy’s […]