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While working towards my Masters degree in Landscape Architecture (which I now have!) over the past 3 years, I discovered how much fun it is to spend time in the wood shop with the laser cutters... I needed a little distraction from school work sometimes, and it just so turns out that these machines are amazing and so much fun to work with. My designs are inspired in many different ways - some begin with patterns and textures I see around me that morph into different forms, others just come to me from who knows where... It's a creative outlet that lets me play with lines, shapes, patterns and abstractions contrasted against the beautiful texture and color of natural wood.

The word 'poiesis' comes from the Latin expression of the act of making, creating, or giving shape from raw material. It's a simple way to express what I am doing all in one word…

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  • Female
  • Born on October 4
  • Joined February 15, 2011

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Wood, Acrylic, Metal

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About

While working towards my Masters degree in Landscape Architecture (which I now have!) over the past 3 years, I discovered how much fun it is to spend time in the wood shop with the laser cutters... I needed a little distraction from school work sometimes, and it just so turns out that these machines are amazing and so much fun to work with. My designs are inspired in many different ways - some begin with patterns and textures I see around me that morph into different forms, others just come to me from who knows where... It's a creative outlet that lets me play with lines, shapes, patterns and abstractions contrasted against the beautiful texture and color of natural wood.

The word 'poiesis' comes from the Latin expression of the act of making, creating, or giving shape from raw material. It's a simple way to express what I am doing all in one word.

I hope you enjoy my creations as much as I love making them...

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