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Urban Wood Network Member Randy and Julian Gaul not only create wood-based furniture, art, and lighting with the mindset of “using art and creativity towards a more equitable and regenerative way of life,” but they’re also firm believers in “conservation, community building, and global environmental awareness.”  […]
With a company slogan that states, “Furniture Mother Nature would be proud to own”, you walk into Tamalpais Natureworks with a certain sense of anticipation as to what the woodworker and designer has in store for you. You won’t be disappointed. From the Alpine Redwood Table […]
When a sweet black lab named Josie is the first to greet you as you walk into The Good Wood Guys’s shop, you realize that you’re not in an average wood store.  Then, when you check out the roster of classes teaching sustainable sawmilling and the […]
In the world of furniture designers dedicated to using sustainable resources in their one-of-a-kind creations, Allan Parachini certainly delivers. A resident of Kaua‘i since 2012, Allan’s career began as a reporter, where he worked for 26 years before moving on to work in public relations for […]
Who doesn’t love the idea of custom-built and private space, just for them? Whether you’re an artist, a woodworker, a writer, or work from home and need a place for those Zoom meetings, A Place to Grow’s mission is to build the perfect space for you […]
Growing up in rural Montana offered Diamond K Woodworks owner Dustin Kendall a life submerged with a passion and respect for nature as well as the mindset that hard work and dedication is crucial when it comes to thriving in life. Beginning on the family Ranch […]
April Member Highlight: NorCal Sawyer After retiring from his job as a Sacramento Fire Captain in 2015, Jason Cornell of NorCal Sawyer took up woodworking as a hobby. Cornell’s new craft fed his appreciation of the usefulness and beauty of trees beyond their natural lifecycle. Cornell […]
Rescued Oregon Timber
Erich of Rescued Oregon Timber hadn’t planned on purchasing a sawmill, opening two woodshops, and becoming the founder of a company that provides bar and tabletops to local breweries, nor had he planned on convincing his friends Rob and Scott to join him in this adventure. […]
This week, we’re highlighting one of our members, Trent Dean! Based in Sacramento, Ca, Trent specializes in unique and long-lasting custom furniture making, as well as home accents. One thing is certain, if you commision Trent Dean, you will end up with a piece that’s about […]
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