Dedicated to my mother "Canasta Reliquary" commemorates the influence my mother has had on me growing up. My brother and I would always get the cards sticky, bent, and covered in food while playing Canasta, so my mother started to hide the decks of cards sometimes quite elaborately.
Hand Joinery Bedside Table
This was my first project completed at Rochester Institute of Technology. The requirements for this piece were to use all hand tools to make a small table, the bandsaw was used to rough out general shapes. Every finished surface and all joints are created using solely hand tools.