Category Archives: Backbone Fabrication

Examples of Backbone Fabrication work

Custom Redwood Dining Room Table

I built this table using a 3.5″ thick redwood slab that the client had been storing in her yard. It was cut from felled tree near her house years ago and she had been drying it, waiting for the right … Continue reading

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Redwood Dinning Room Table

Last week we began the fabrication of a custom dinning room table for a private client. She had a 4″ slab of redwood that she had wanted as a table top for several years. The slab was a bit narrow … Continue reading

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Gothic Gates

I participated in the forging, forming and fabrication of these gates while working as an assistent to the blacksmith Peter Hapney. They now stand in the doorways of St. Thomas Church, 1 W 53rd St  New York, NY (directly adjacent to the … Continue reading

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Decorative Security Window Grills

In 2012 I was commissioned to make two sets of decorative, security window grills for a residence in Berkeley, Ca. The client originally wanted plant-like forms as the decorative elements, but later changed her mind to a series of spirals. As much as … Continue reading

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DIY Wood Stove – Part 2

This past week I spent a considerable amount of time forging the legs for my wood stove. The roundness of the sphere is very beetle-like to me and I wanted to embrace the visual connections to insects. I had a few … Continue reading

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DIY Woodstove – Part 1

I had really hoped to be finished with this project before the onset of winter, but as usual, my personal projects ended up in the back seat to a few other paid gigs. The cold snap that we have experienced … Continue reading

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