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I am a furniture designer specializing in hand-crafted contemporary furniture. Some formal education in both drafting and architecture, a fascination with wood as an organic material, and a passion for the creative process of designing and building have all contributed to the development of my work these past ten years. Inspired by a variety of styles/periods, each artisan piece of woodwork is produced with the finest combination of natural materials, craftmanship and timeless quality which can be enjoyed for generations.
My work is often very process oriented, where the individual qualities of wood, such as color, texture, and grain direction are used to influence the final form a given piece might take. An awareness of the nature of building in which form becomes a reflection of structure and forces, invest many pieces with a sculptural quality. Retro and whimsical touches are apparent in many of my designs…

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  • Male
  • Born on April 7
  • Joined December 27, 2009

Favorite materials

Figured wood, burled wood, exotic wood, character wood, vintage hardware, clocks, crystals, ebony, gemstones, mirrors, brass

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About

I am a furniture designer specializing in hand-crafted contemporary furniture. Some formal education in both drafting and architecture, a fascination with wood as an organic material, and a passion for the creative process of designing and building have all contributed to the development of my work these past ten years. Inspired by a variety of styles/periods, each artisan piece of woodwork is produced with the finest combination of natural materials, craftmanship and timeless quality which can be enjoyed for generations.
My work is often very process oriented, where the individual qualities of wood, such as color, texture, and grain direction are used to influence the final form a given piece might take. An awareness of the nature of building in which form becomes a reflection of structure and forces, invest many pieces with a sculptural quality. Retro and whimsical touches are apparent in many of my designs.

Ron Marcotte

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