Our State Magazine Details The Living Heritage Of Bark Wall Finishes

Bark Wall Finishes in Our State Magazine - Dining Room
The Mountains of North Carolina are about 800 miles from the luxury boutiques of Miami’s bustling design district, but there, on North East 40th Street, in a temple to high-end consumerism, shoppers are confronted with the soulful presence of native North Carolina trees… …all the standards that exist today for this bark product were created … Continued

Buckminster Fuller Questions – Bark House Responses

A Regenerative Source Guild of the Blue Ridge is the exact initiative that our state needs to be behind in the face of the dire consequences of climate-systems disruption.  The Buckminster Fuller Institute launches various challenges that encourage creators of whole-systems to succinctly communicate their potential, and I routinely take advantage of these exercises.  I … Continued

ASU Job Fair: ID Students Choose Bark House

Interior Design students, Kenneth McGill and Elli Miller at Appalachian State University share why they integrated Bark House wall finishes into their project designs.  Sustainability, beauty and natural materials that excite and inspire creativity are the top reasons for their choice.  Kenneth specified the product for a work setting and Elli chose it for a … Continued

Opening with star-studded events, 1 Hotel is recognized for making Sustainability Sexy

1 hotel Poplar Bark Shingles Wallcovering Newsletter
And where would we find Bark House wall coverings?  Behind the Stars, In the Secret Garden – of course. 1 Hotel West Hollywood Preview Dinner in West Hollywood 06/06/2019 Hosted by Barry Sternlicht Guests included Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder in front of Bark House Wall Coverings   Upon entering the 1 Hotel grounds, guests are welcomed into an … Continued

ForestHer NC: Women Landowners in the Blue Ridge

Chris McCurry attended the first of several workshops in Morganton, geared toward women landowners in the Blue Ridge Region.  The room was filled with smart women who really care about their land, their community and nature. ForestHer NC is a new initiative created by conservation organizations in North Carolina to provide women who are forest … Continued

REGENERATIVE SOURCE GUILD OF THE BLUE RIDGE

How Can We Live Together And Prosper? In the context of widening political divides, growing economic inequalities, and a disrupted climate system, we join many to call on every Architect, Builder, Designer, Organization and Individual to imagine places in which we can generously live together.  One of these places is the Blue Ridge Region of … Continued

NC JOBS & CLIMATE CHANGE

Executive Order 80 – North Carolina Climate Initiative NC JOBS & CLIMATE CHANGE: LISTENING SESSION WITH NC DEPT. OF COMMERCE   On Friday, July 19 Chris McCurry joined other business leaders in a panel discussion for Governor Cooper’s charge to the NC Department of Commerce: “HOW NC CAN GROW JOBS WHILE ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE” E2 Environmental Entrepreneurs coordinated … Continued

Where was the couples retreat from Big Little Lies filmed?

Scene from Big Little Lies with Reese Witherspoon and Adam Scott: Bark House Poplar Bark Panels in retreat space.
      Project:                Compound featured in Big Little Lies and the 1992 thriller Basic Instinct                              Seven Coves of Spindrift in the Carmel Highlands Product:               Bark House® Poplar Bark Panels Owner:                 Gary Vickers.  The property is currently listed for sale. Craftsman:    … Continued