Monday, July 20, 2009

The Art of Wood on Undiscovered Etsy

Handpicked on Etsy
These Etsy artisans have mastered various wood working techiniques to design objects that serve a purpose and please the eye. Long used for fuel, construction, household utensils and furniture, we too often take this threatened resource for granted and overlook its warm, organic beauty. These talented artists deserve more recognition on Etsy for calling our attention to the fascination of grain and color with these uncommon creations that appeal to both modern and traditional tastes. Click on the pictures to go directly to these Etsy listings. Prices range from $35.00 to $3500.00.
From top right to bottom left, today's artisans include: mikeneitsel, janedandy, kenchase, upcycler, Sewelsonwoodcraft, woodturnergallery, JLWoodTurning, IntouchStudioArts, GreenMarketGirl, kenchase, GreenMarketGirl, michaelarras *Followers of EtsyLounge may recognise michaelarras' circles table from a previous showcase, but there's a twist in that this listing is for the clever knock-down, assemble it yourself version.


maurice said...

Thank you Andria for including my work in this awesome selection.
And what a great blog!

Andria said...

It is a pleasure featuring your beautiful work, Maurice. Thanks for taking the time to comment and I look forward to having your voice here at EtsyLounge.

Jerry Smith said...

Thank you for including my osage orange bowl in this wonderful collection. So many beautiful woods, styles and designs. This is really a beautiful display of art.

Andria said...

Your bowl is stunning, Jerry. Thanks for visiting. I'd love to showcase you again next time I'm on this topic, so I hope you'll follow and participate here at EtsyLounge!

susan said...

I love this collection and love that you included our platter. Thanks so much.

Susan said...

I can't believe how well the EcoCuff works into this collection; I missed it completely in my first look. You have done a wonderful job with your choices.