British artist Allen Jones is working with Lola Lely on a recliner based on an idea he's had for two decades. The pop artist is joined by his young co-designer for American Hardwood Export Council's 'Wish List' series.
I’ve been blessed in my career to have seen literally thousands of sanding processes. This has taught me humility when I first approach a new customer because you never really know what inspired them to do things that, on the outset, seem rather silly and counterproductive.
By Adam West
Hardwood Review's Fourth Quarter Species Forecasts soft maple prices to stay high -up almost a third in just under two years - while white oak prices will soften marginally as Asia reduces its buys in the face of Europe's economic troubles.
Line of Wood Types, Species Expanded at Osborne Wood Products, Inc.
Hot weather has forced many mills to cut species most subject to stain—Hard Maple, Soft Maple, Poplar and Hickory in particular—regardless of whether the market can absorb lumber in those species, say editors of Hardwood Review.