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Dan is an authority on contemporary and historical rustic styles.

Since 1979 he has made traditional and interpretative rustic furniture, architectural elements and now, sculpture.

He has written seven books and can review design plans with a breadth of experience and working knowledge of techniques and materials. He consults with architectural firms and clients to help identify and install the right natural materials.

He is now making a series of Rustic Children's Chairs  22" tall, 12" deep, 16" wide.     The chairs are $600 each.









Rustic Blog


Recent Rustic Work


November 2012-April 2013

Grasshopper Grove: a 1/2-acre Children's Nature Play area in Cornwall, NY. With John Conner, Joseph Conner and Judd Weisberg, we built a Gazebo, Trail Hut, Spiral Bench, Small Bridges, Platforms, Kiosk and Entry Gate.



February 2013

Peeled Fork Chair, Ski House in Canada




September 2012

Cherry Dining Table, 8'

with Joseph Conner, for Utah Ski House




Older and Ongoing Rustic Work

Koteen Chair early 1980's