markknizestudio

Hand-carved wood and stone accessories and homewares

Oakland, California · 182 Sales

markknizestudio

Hand-carved wood and stone accessories and homewares

Oakland, California 182 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
(69)

Announcement   We are a father-daughter collective featuring wood-turned homewares and jewelry. Welcome!

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Last updated on Sep 22, 2016

We are a father-daughter collective featuring wood-turned homewares and jewelry. Welcome!

Sarah Knize

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Sarah Knize

Gorgeous Acorn Box of Reclaimed Woods
$24.00
Reclaimed Cherry Wood Tiny Acorn Box
$24.00
Maple Burl Wood Tiny Wedding Ring Box
$24.00
Beautiful Maple Wood Acorn Engagement Box
$24.00
Tiny Reclaimed Ash Bowl
$10.00
Olive Wood Oil Dipping Plate
$14.00
Olive Oil Dipping Bowl
$14.00
Spindly Handmade Unique Spinning Top
$18.00
Rich Wooden Spinning Top
$18.00
Fun Spinning Wooden Top - Handmade
$18.00
Reclaimed Natural Wood Wedding Ring Box
$24.00
Tiny Pineapple Wooden Spinning Top
$22.00
Reclaimed Wood Acorn Spinning Top
$22.00
Tech-Inspired Carbon Fiber Spinning Top
$22.00
Wooden Wine Bottle Cork- Reclaimed Wood
$18.00
Handturned Wine Bottle Stopper
$18.00
Whimsical Hanging Birch Fairy House
$40.00
Turquoise Composite Stone Earring Pair
$22.00
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(69)
mermazing66

mermazing66 on Feb 16, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Well made an gorgeous ✌🏻️

fnxhugo

fnxhugo on Jan 25, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Très belle toupie. Grand intérêt pour cette boutique.

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martemakesit

martemakesit on Jan 18, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

This is so gorgeous! Really beautiful handwork. I love it!

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About

Father-Daughter Collaboration Inspires Natural, Modern Jewelry

Recently, at the request of his daughters, sculptor Mark Knize developed a jewelry collection of modern earrings and rings showcasing the stunning natural variation of wood and stone.

Often using reclaimed wood from orchards in the Central Valley of California, Mark uses a lathe and hand-finishing techniques to craft his elegant, timeless wood jewelry.

Sourcing a new material made of crushed stone and brass alloy, Mark has expanded his jewelry line beyond wood to include colorful, extraordinary accessories. This composite material is lightweight, strong and features intricate veining patterns.

Seeking those who value handcrafting and quality, Mark's daughter Sarah launched the shop of her Dad's work in August of 2012.

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Shop members

  • Sarah Knize

    Owner

    Shopkeeper Sarah Knize is an architect who launched this Etsy collective with her dad in August 2012. Sarah enjoys block printing, knitting and hiking in the mountains around the Bay Area.

  • Mark Knize

    Maker

    Sculptor Mark Knize has been creating lathe-turned artworks for over 25 years. His original designs have been featured in American Woodturner magazine and he has pieces in numerous Northern California galleries and juried art shows.

Shop policies

Last updated on November 19, 2016
Thank you for visiting Markknize Studio!

With highest-quality craftsmanship, we transform stunning natural materials into wearable art and beautiful homewares.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
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  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Markknize Studio accepts payment via PayPal and credit card.

We pay sales tax for California residents!
Shipping
After payment is received, Markknize Studio makes every effort to ship within 24 hours. We happily ship anywhere in the world.
Shipment profiles determined by buyer. All international shipments will be sent using all suitable custom forms with declared value.
Refunds and Exchanges
Markknize Studio accepts refunds / exchanges within 7 days of purchase in original condition. Buyer is responsible for shipping charges.
Additional policies and FAQs
GIFT WRAPPING
When you buy a ring, you also receive a handmade fabric bag, perfect for gifting or travel (fabric print varies). A personal note on a gift tag is available at no extra charge (please include in 'message to seller').

Earrings are shipped in oxibiodegradable film bags with paper earrings backing.

Homewares are shipped in tissue paper in a sturdy cardboard box.

CARE
Composite stone rings are 85% natural stone ore and 15% acrylic gem resin and sourced in the USA. Stone rings are low maintenance but we recommend these are treated with care.

Wooden items are hand-made and go through a many-step hand sanding process before being finished with several coats of polyurethane or cyanoacrylate which leaves a durable finish. Wooden items are also low maintenance, but should be treated like fine furniture and contact with water avoided.

CUSTOM RINGS AND EARRINGS
Please note, accessories shown are made from natural materials that have inherent variation, therefore each ring has slightly different graining or veining patterns.
Please contact us about availability of other ring sizes or earrings not shown.