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Thomas Haapapuro's Wooden Bowls - a step-by-step process
03/17/2015
Thomas Haapapuro's Wooden Bowls - a step-by-step process

Thomas Haapapuro is an artist in the InFocus Gallery at Greenhill.  To view his work and to learn more about him CLICK HERE.  The below post was based on Thomas Haapapuro's website.  All images ©Thomas Haapapuro. STEP 1 | HARVESTING THE TREESThe process starts when Thomas Haapapuro receives a call or message that a tree is available.  He goes to the site to cut the tree into manageable pieces, load it on the truck, and take it back to the studio. All of the bowls Thomas Haapapuro makes and sell come from trees which have fallen or are about to be removed due to disease or development. He explains, “we save these trees, and give them an opportunity to ...