Greta de Parry's Profile
The qualities I appreciate in friends I also value in furniture; they must be playful, resourceful, emotionally stable (tables carry a lot of weight), unique...
and not so vanilla!
My approach to craft is simple; create contemporary, hand-made furniture & designed objects using only sustainable, urban forested hardwoods from local sources.
While anonymous, mass production is losing its market appeal, I believe there's a growing movement in owning things whose origins extend beyond an assembly line. Handmade objects have an inherent history as do the trees that providing the material.
I'm a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a background in sculpture, designed objects & graphic illustration. After graduating I was accepted as an artist in residence where for 3 years had...
- Born on September 21
- Joined March 13, 2011