Allegheny River

The Allegheny River runs through the mountains and valleys of Pennsylvania and New York on its way to join the Ohio and Mississippi rivers. Since moving to New York I have been criss-crossing the Allegheny on my trips to buy wood for my furniture. Stopping at the Kinzu Dam to watch the Carp swimming and the...
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Sandhill Cranes

I think Sandhill Cranes are the coolest! I even named my business after them and assumed Sandhill as part of my name. icfcrane When we were preparing for me to quit my day job and start Something? Designs, we couldn’t find a name that felt right. One day a nice...
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New Location, New Direction

While living in Wisconsin my work was heavily influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright and the Prairie Style. I thought in the move to Western New York that I might be more influenced by the Roycroft style that has its roots, in East Aurora. Three years later, color me surprised! Not only have I not moved toward...
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Another Pin in the Map

The last piece of furniture I finished in 2017 was the 1055th. There are things from New Hampshire to Alaska, from Alabama to California and now Austin, Texas. IMG_2076 Now, go browse the galleries, find something you want, shoot me an email and get your custom order started. Then,...
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