Ben Wurst's Profile
Reclaimed is a business centered around my love for the natural environment, woodworking, and art. I’ve always been into woodworking, art, and the natural environment. I grew up in a home where gifts that were handmade, were treasured more than gifts that were bought. I learned much of what I know from watching my dad work in his wood shop, everything else I learned by trial and error.
I originally started working with salvaged wood and framing back in 2002. I started by collecting old dune fence from beaches on Long Beach Island. I used the old dune fence to make a few small boxes and to frame some of my own photographs as gifts for friends and family members. My first frames were made while attending Unity College in Maine. In my senior year I was assigned a project for my environmental stewardship class to leave a legacy at the school. I chose to frame photos that I took of…
- Born on October 29
- Joined September 7, 2011