The Soul of a Tree: A Woodworkers Reflections
The Soul of a Tree: A Woodworkers Reflections by Brand: Kodansha USA at Birzula. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. On a farmlike compound near New Hope, Pennsylvania, George Nakashima, his family, and fellow wood-workers create exquisite furniture from richly
The author's search for the meaning of life took him as a young man to Paris, Tokyo, and Pondicherry, India. In India, he found the inner peace for which he had been searching and began to find ways to work with timber. He writes movingly about the grandeur of ancient trees and stunning figured woods and explains how he selects and prepares his materials. Above all, he impresses us with his devotion to discovering the inherent beauty of wood so that noble trees might have a second life as furniture. The Soul of a Tree looks at the world through the eyes of an artist and evokes the joy of living in harmony with nature.
|Brand:||Brand: Kodansha USA|
|Item Weight:||2.65 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.9 x 8.7 x 8.7 inches|
|Package Weight:||2.45 pounds|
|Package Size:||8.8 x 1 x 1 inches|