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Mudie Entrance Project
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A Unique Hand Split Red Cedar Fence and Gates To keep me out of trouble this winter, I spent my time building a wonderful entrance and fencing project for the…

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Birdhouses
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Handsplit Red Cedar Birdhouses So what does one do with all the scraps and left over pieces of cedar from bigger projects?  Well I have found many fun things to…

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A Wilde composting toilet outbuilding!
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The Wilde family gets a new outhouse… When my friend Celine approached with the idea of building a funky little structure to house their new composting toilet, I was interested…

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Handsplit cedar bench ships in pieces with easy reassembly
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Handsplit Red Cedar Bench This wonderful bench is six feet long and comfortably seats two or three people.  It is made from all salvaged red cedar driftwood.  There is no…

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Thuja Wood Art nominated for MISTIC award
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

What an honour to be nominated for one of these awards!  MISTIC (Mid-Island Science, Technology and Innovation Council) is a business resource group based in Nanaimo, BC,(one of nine region…

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Handsplit red cedar coffee table
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Driftwood into furniture… Local artist Luke Ramsey and his partner Angie Conley were recently married here on Pender Island, and I had the honour of making a wedding gift for…

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Land conservation signs on Pender Island, BC
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The Pender Island Land Conservancy has asked me to do many signs over the last couple years that would reflect the wonderful lands that have been placed under covenants.  I…

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Live edge table on the Gulf Islands
150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

New furniture made from reclaimed red cedar Pat is one happy lady these days.  She has a new table from Thujawoodart!  She lives on the Gulf Islands in British Columbia,…

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Pender Island Handsplit Red Cedar Driveway Gate Project
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Thuja Wood Art uses salvaged Red Cedar to build custom driveway gates and entrance. This project was an exciting collaboration with George Hudson, a fantastic local metalsmith.  I designed the…

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Cedar Bench
500 375 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

One of four handsplit benches in a set.

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