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Indian Metalsmiths –

I have been traveling through India for the past 19 days with hopes of finding, learning from and possibly working with the various metalsmiths in the towns and cities I visit. So far it has been difficult to track them … Continue reading

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Scrolls For A Set Of Architectural Security Grills

I recently started a private commission for two architectural security grills. These will protect a set of rectangular windows that flank a fireplace in the client’s living room. Since the windows face out to a shallow passage on the side … Continue reading

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Alan’s Apertures!!!

The Nautilus Aperture Door from Almost Scientific on Vimeo. Long time Backbone collaborator and fellow 5 Ton Crane member Alan Rorie of Almost Scientific  was featured today on the MAKE Blog for his contribution to the Nautilus. Nice work Alan! … Continue reading

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Joel Bukiewicz Of Cut Brooklyn & The Made By Hand Series

Made by Hand is a short film series celebrating the people who make things by hand — sustainably, locally, and with a love for their craft. This is the second video in the series. -Stay Tuned Sharing Is Caring

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Backbone and “Higher” Featured on Makeblog

I was interviewed this past summer at the Bay Area Maker Faire about the piece I had in the Applied Kinetic Arts exhibition. I have been thinking about the new directions that my work is moving in and what I … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage Nautilis Crew

It was great to get the chance, once again, to be a part of the process that the collaborative group 5 Ton Crane engages in during the construction of their large projects. My contribution to their current work (a scaled … Continue reading

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A Brief Interview About Teaching In The Crucible’s Youth Program

Each year the Crucible hosts a youth summer camp offering a range of classes in the industrial arts. For the past two years I have participated as a teacher in the Kinetics and Blacksmithing departments. My interest in this program … Continue reading

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Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention

The rebels in Libya have been transforming various mechanic shops and work spaces in their cities into weapons facilities to fight Gadaffi’s forces. Two things come to mind when I watch this video. The first is how similar this seems … Continue reading

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BEER

My friend and former classmate from the Maine College of Art, Vivian Beer, was written up in the American Craft Magazine this week. Check it out. – Stay Tuned Sharing Is Caring

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