June 19, 2011

In Praise of Shadows

In Praise of Shadows. By Jun’ichiro Tanizaki. In praise of shadows is an essay on aesthetics by one of Japans most famous 2oth century novelists. My […]
June 18, 2011

Stump Portraits

May 21, 2011

In Praise of Trees

  In Praise of Trees. By Naoko Matsubara;   A friend found this book of wood block prints in a Thrift Store, its no longer being […]
May 15, 2011


[kml_flashembed publishmethod=”static” fversion=”8.0.0″ movie=”veener” width=”400″ height=”300″ targetclass=”flashmovie”] [/kml_flashembed] A Japanese veneer plane, beautiful little clip of just how sharp you can get your tools.
February 5, 2011

Shop Craft as Soul Craft.

SHOP CRAFT AS SOUL CRAFT; An inquiry into the value of work. By Matthew Crawford. I came across this book reviewed by the Guardian, while at […]