The mind and the hand are frenemies
My earliest memory of making something was some time before I was three years old. My parents divorced when I was three and I moved from that house, so I was definitely three or younger. I remember sitting on the kitchen counter, somewhere between concentration and curiosity, wrapping a ball of tissue with transparent tape.
Something has been growing in me these last few months. It’s the urge to be in nature, especially old growth forests and moving water. This is an unexpected and new feeling considering I’ve never been the super outdoorsy type. Although I grew up in Santa Cruz County, a town known for it’s old redwood forests and outdoor sports, I preferred relaxing at the mall. Read More
Elephants and green upholstery are not an obvious pair. To see this relationship, we have to step far back to understand the big picture of humans and the environment. The further I proceed into green upholstery, the more I realize my human purpose to save the earth and all it’s creatures. Read More
By reupholstering my own furniture, I stumbled upon green upholstery, and has since become a business with a green life purpose. Behind the furniture I make, the driving force of why I do what I do, has been developing my whole life. Present day, I’m blessed to combine my human purpose with my business’ purpose. Read More