First Tenet of a Master Craftsman: Believe in Ideas

First Tenet of a Master Craftsman: Believe in Ideas

Jul 6, 2010 |  by  |  12 Tenets  |  Share

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

A Master Craftsman believes in ideas and they translate those ideas into practical and functional works of art that we see and use around our homes. Sometimes those ideas are unconventional. They may garner strange looks and critical comments, but these are men and women of vision who see the world differently and make things better than what they originally were. Rising above the criticisms is part of what they do. Read More

12 Tenets of a Master Craftsman

12 Tenets of a Master Craftsman

Jun 24, 2010 |  by  |  12 Tenets  |  Share

Stars when you shine you know how I feel; Scent of the pine you know how I feel; Oh freedom is mine and I know how I feel; It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new life for me and I’m feeling good. ~ Nina Simone

Just ask Thoreau – sit in the woods long enough and you can’t help but think deep thoughts. I’ve only been nestled in the outdoors for about a month now and already those deep thoughts have me Read More