Coaster Sets! Now Available

Coaster Sets are up!

A set of four coasters to protect your furniture. Each set comes with a lazy stand, tilted just so that the coasters stay put until you need them.

Each coaster is 3.75 inches square, and .375 inches thick.

Perfect for a housewarming gift, or a wedding present for those that are too hard to shop for!

Handmade in Pennsylvania from local, sustainably harvested cherry wood. Due to the handmade and natural nature of my work, the wood grain of the coaster set you receive will likely vary slightly from the wood grain of the coasters in the pictures.

The wood in this piece has been treated with boiled linseed oil. This oil hardens into the wood giving it a bit of protection. Linseed oil is a traditional wood finish that brings out the natural color of cherry wood without actually staining it.

Because these coasters are treated with a natural finish, they will wear over time. It is my belief that this adds to their beauty and individuality.

Introducing - Twilight


Jewelry Bench Box in the new Twilight design.

My new motif, Twilight, was inspired by the time I spend exploring the woods of Southeastern Pennsylvania. My family has deep roots in New England, and the Mid-Atlantic region. Mountains, woods, and a powerful starry sky have been a part of my life since day one.

Twilight bud vases, both small (3") and large (6").

Using a Twilight iPad stand to read a knitting pattern.

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New Wooden Pens!

Flower Pen

Flower Pen

I love office supplies. I do. I love them. I can easily spend hours walking through Staples, and I do, on more of a regular basis than I'd like to admit. I also love things that are handmade, and hopefully that doesn't surprise you. Most wooden pens that I've ever seen have been in the $30-$60 range, and while they are often beautiful, they aren't really my style. So, naturally, I started working on my own version, that takes a very different approach.

Complete Pen Collection

Complete Pen Collection

The ink insert is the only component of my pen that I do not make. My pens come with a Fisher Space Pen insert installed. Space pens have pressurized ink that does not rely on gravity to function. That means that my pens can be used sideways, upside down, and in zero gravity, and still function nicely. Some people might be suspicious of anything that doesn't have a ballpoint, or gel, or some such nonsense, but I assure you, these pens are great.

 Q: How long do the pens last?

A: It depends on how much you write with it, silly! They last a good long while. I have never had one run out. That doesn't mean they'll never run out, but they are like most pens.

Q: Can the ink be replaced if it runs out?
A: Yes...sort of. If you want to replace the ink yourself you'll need some pliers, the specific kind of insert that I use, and the willingness to end up covered in ink. If you don't want to run the risk, or put up with the hassle of finding the right insert, I can replace the ink for you. All you have to do for that deal is return the physical pen to me, and give me your mailing address. I'll send it back to you in tip top shape as soon as I can.