Released in 2013. These lamps were designed while working at roost co. to sell our signature Edison filament bulbs. Instead, everyone who has a light bulb bought these lamps. Made from roughcast concrete with a waxed finish. 8 styles all fit a standard base bulb. Outfitted with 8ft of black and white hatched cloth covered cord with rocker switch.  Small assorted styles (s/4) $68, large s/4) $88. Sold at thousands of stores nationwide.

the “bavarian beast” bottle openers are hand forged from recycled iron from trashed car parts out of india. produced for roost. each piece is a one-off work of art. they were inspired from a fusion of old art deco and folklore stories which I read to my children. set of five sold nation wide.

Finished the lamps (in progress) from last years post. Sconce, Desk lamp and floor lamp, chandelier in the works. ODE to Achille Castiglioni. Made from Stainless rod. Silver solder, billet red brass and cast brass components. Machine tooled. Cast brass socket, turn switch with 15ft of silk braided cord. 6x magnification lens amplifies the Edison style filament. Sold to Anthropology and boutiques nationwide.

the lanterns are designed in conjunction with a series of hanging pendant lights, which are meticulously hand pierced and hot dipped in zinc. the chemicals seep through the holes on the surface to create a unique patina, which is then phosphate coated to seal the deal. these pieces come in two sizes and sold nation wide. when lit they cast shadows in 360 degrees.

the lanterns are designed in conjunction with a series of hanging pendant lights, which are meticulously hand pierced and hot dipped in zinc. the chemicals seep through the holes on the surface to create a unique patina, which is then phosphate coated to seal the deal. these pieces come in two sizes and sold nation wide. when lit they cast shadows in 360 degrees.

carved from a block of 15lb foam in the shop to study ergonomics and shape. mass produced in thailand using indian rosewood. this knife is one of three styles inspired by the utility of butcher knives.

carved from a block of 15lb foam in the shop to study ergonomics and shape. mass produced in thailand using indian rosewood. this knife is one of three styles inspired by the utility of butcher knives.

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Packaging for Anthropologie.

100% post consumer, 110# cover. Domestically printed on DI press with 4 color process. Cut and drilled with a thick hand twisted jute tie.

product and packaging: these serious steak knives were designed using 6” serrated 440 stainless blade and buffalo horn tips (bi-product of the industry). the box was fabricated to house a set of four knives, constructed of solid kiri wood with a burnt, wire brushed finish, magnet closure and leather pull.

product and packaging: these serious steak knives were designed using 6” serrated 440 stainless blade and buffalo horn tips (bi-product of the industry). the box was fabricated to house a set of four knives, constructed of solid kiri wood with a burnt, wire brushed finish, magnet closure and leather pull.

brass jewelry collections. fabricated in sunny sausalito, ca.

brass jewelry collections. fabricated in sunny sausalito, ca.

this is the arc house two concept. built in twenty twelve. scaled cad drawings and prototype for production. made from bleached kiri wood.

this is the arc house two concept. built in twenty twelve. scaled cad drawings and prototype for production. made from bleached kiri wood.

vectors created for misc. products i have designed over the years.

vectors created for misc. products i have designed over the years.

sketches for a series of forged iron blacksmith bottle openers and corkscrews. the dying tradition still has potential. produced for roost in 2012.

sketches for a series of forged iron blacksmith bottle openers and corkscrews. the dying tradition still has potential. produced for roost in 2012.

Anthropology has just released my pride and joy. two months of development, this bar cart was inspired from the “mad men” era. made from american black walnut, solid brass fittings and smoked glass, ships flat pack. conceived through sketches, foamcore full scale mockups and roughly modeled prototypes into production specs. and wallah!

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here is the final photography of the SHIRO glasses
buy at the MOMA store.

here is the final photography of the SHIRO glasses

buy at the MOMA store.

a series of shots for a packaging concept i created of a new set of pin stripe, very delicate graduated glasses. early sketches followed by specs and persistent handholding of asia factories delivered the final glassware perfect. a small kiri wood japanese inspired gift box and an origami tissue paper technique was the final outcome.

a series of shots for a packaging concept i created of a new set of pin stripe, very delicate graduated glasses. early sketches followed by specs and persistent handholding of asia factories delivered the final glassware perfect. a small kiri wood japanese inspired gift box and an origami tissue paper technique was the final outcome.

working on some new lighting. heres a sneak peak