What could be more unique than being greeted by a seven foot toy sentry as you walk into work? That’s what puts a smile on the faces of the folks that work at San Francisco-based Hybrid Design and Super7 (a globally recognized collector toy store).
Featured in issue two of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, the reclaimed wood craftsmen of Sawkill Lumber Co share their thoughts about craft, the environmental impact of reclaimed lumber, and their most interesting recent projects.
Reclaimed woods bring together material, history and design. Alan Solomon of Sawkill Lumber Co works with hand selected boards to de-nail, re-saw and dry-kiln each piece to fit unique projects. It’s a time consuming process, but an essential step in transforming woods that have taken many centuries to mature.
With clever composition and a fabulous use of light David Prince regularly shoots for Victoria Secret, Louis Vuitton, Talbots, Coach and a host of other luxury brands.
Whether the subject is food, bedding, jewelry or interiors, his work generates object lust and must certainly grow sales for extravagant items.
DWRI Letterpress in Providence, Rhode Island and AIGA Rhode Island recently held a Mohawk Maker event featuring Mohawk paper and letterpress holiday card printing. The event was a big hit, featuring founder of the shop Dan Wood himself, Lee Moody of Mohawk, and lots of custom letterpress type!
Imagine a beautifully-designed coffee table book featuring amazing photographs which chronicle the flavors and aromas that make wine magical, wine recommendations, essays, and education. If you enjoy indulging your senses, you will love Alder Yarrow’s forthcoming book The Essence of Wine.