Thursday, December 6, 2012

Haystack workshop in August

It's now official- I'll be teaching a paper workshop August 25th - 31st at Haystack in Maine. 
8am GONG...noon GONG....6pm GONG!  Come spend a week eating the best food of your life on the water in Maine folding paper.  Get on it!

Wednesday, November 28, 2012


Eight Emperors is now LIVE.  Thea and I have been hard at work making this collection a reality for a long time.  We have finally launched and are so excited to share this work with everyone. 

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Levi's flagship stores

I've been designing for the Levi's stores in both SoHo and Union Square.  Pieces are finally up!  Pics by Whitney Dinneweth and Thea Eck.

making of Video coming soon...

Thursday, October 25, 2012


I'm on French TV!! Things get papier at 12 min...any french speakers want to tell me what they said??

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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Ghostly at the ADC

installing the piece
the full piece
another view
the ghostly team afterwards
speaking at the ADC on Saturday
the Ghostly team Friday
after the talk this happened

Friday, August 24, 2012

Ghostly at the Art Directors Club

September 13-16th in NYC.
I'll be speaking on Saturday.
Come say Hi

Monday, August 20, 2012

NSF meeting

Our team met altogether for the first time this past week at the studio.  The University thought it would be a good idea to take pictures and video of our brainstorming session.  Here are a few shots.

  Max explains

 John investigates

 PC orders food while I cut

 Nick folds

 John considers a new hat

Sharon is delighted

good things are coming.

Thanks Laura for the shots!

Saturday, August 18, 2012

When you are killing what you are meant to kill there can be no remorse

Here's some in process pics of the new piece.  It's made from 150 feet of black tyvek.  Come see the final piece this September at the Art Directors Club in NYC.  Pretty sure I'll be speaking on Friday the 14th at the show.  More info to follow.

thanks Adam for the title

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Extraction Series

Finished a new series for ghostly- drops in a week.  first piece in series:

more soon

Saturday, August 4, 2012


We did it!  We just received our NSF grant!!!!!!!!!


I'm freaking out.  I'm taking you all to abblebees.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012


I spent the the last 2 weeks teaching a class at Penland School of Crafts.  My students were incredible, the school was idyllic, the food was delicious.  I'm not ready for the real world. 
MC tests some patterns and forms on the wall
 Look at this focus.
 Rachel at work.
 Got to design some new forms myself.
 The view
 The Barn where the resident arts work.
Bookworks in Asheville.
Downtown Asheville.
This cat has no regrets.
Marie, Norma and Amanda: the folding machines.
Rachel and the baddass Hunt Clark made some killer molds using paper and Lurecraft.
Curve fold mold much potential.
Aushra folds copper mesh like paper.  woah.
Amandas earrings for the Auction.
In process critique.
 Getting started.  Look how clean it is...for now.
 paper explosion.
 Rachel's sewn tyvek explorations.
We collabroated with glassblowers to encase our folded copper forms in hot glass.

I can't wait to go back!