DIVERSIONS

The Lighter Side of Wood: Take-G

Take-g - wind and lighting

By John Burrows, Wood Design. Take-g is the Japanese company of Takeji Nakagawa who uses the Japanese tradition of Yosegi-Mokuzougan (marquetry) to spectacular effect. His toys are meticulously crafted – seemingly objects of art – and made using a combination … Continue reading

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Noticed: Malwitz Custom Surfboards

Malwitz Custom Surfboards

By Regina Connell. What do you do when you have a thing for waves, but live in Philly? (And no, you can’t surf the Schuylkill.) You do what Rick Malwitz did, and start making custom surfboards to keep that connection … Continue reading

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