Furniture and woodworking ceramics applied design. 9 00 am 11 00 am.
Then he moved to scavenging the wood pile for firewood he d turn into carving blocks.
Brian newell woodworking classes. November 2020 club meeting. Brian fitzgerald s shop st francisville. Caulk is my best friend but would prefer to learn the tricks of the trade.
For boggs who moved from his previous shop in berea ky in fall 2008 the school is the culmination of a plan hatched several years ago. After spending the past ten years designing and building furniture in japan brian newell has returned to the u s. The krenov school of fine woodworking december 1 2018 two graduates brian newell and jennifer anderson have embarked on an ambitious project to convert an old barn on cypress street in fort bragg ca into a woodworking space and gallery.
For a list of visiting artists and artist in residencies related to all disciplines visit the visiting artist programs page. The result is quite astounding. December 2020 club meeting.
After graduation he went into the world to ply his trade returning to fort bragg about a decade ago to teach woodworking locally at a small workshop south of town. In 2004 robert long described newell s work this way in american craft magazine his work combines cleanly executed pieces what seem to be contradictory qualities such. Loadposition position10 chairmaker brian boggs has opened a woodworking school at his new studio in asheville n c.
Brian newell began carving wood as a child. Wilsonart chair design competition. Brian newell began carving wood at age eight is now a world class furniture artists who recently decided to set up shop in fort bragg on the mendocino coast of california.
Brian newell grew up in michigan. He got his first carving tools at age 8 from the local hobby shop whittling knives x acto knives and balsa wood. He brings with him not only his considerable woodworking skill but also a designer s eye influenced by his experiences on both sides of the pacific.
Furniture and woodworking applied design. He discovered fort bragg when he attended the krenov school in 1989. I am a very handy guy.
Do you offer woodworking classes. Sculpture furniture and woodworking applied design. Brian holcombe designs and builds original furniture drawing influence from japanese sashimono and furniture of the chinese ming dynasty.