My Favorite Tiny House

Bark House Poplar Bark in tiny house with steampunk industrial light fixture
My favorite tiny house is one that you rent as an Airbnb / VRBO or have as an extra space for visiting guests.  Otherwise, the market research reflects that owners find them challenging to live in full-time, and they do not hold resale value as a standalone home.  However, they are cute and present the … Continued

Me in the Middle

Bark House presents Jerry Flynn's maple twig sculpture in full 2017
  Project Name: Me In The Middle Artist: Jerry Flynn Apprenticed under John Gallis, an accomplished western furniture maker from Cody, WY Inspiration: Metal Sculpture by Claire Falkenstein (1908-1997) The Guggenheim Museum in Venice, Italy Concept: A circular design with figures to clearly define the center and perfectly book-matched left and right sides. Specs: Made … Continued

Google Offices Around The World Integrate 7 Healthy Attributes Specified By Their Employees

  “Google’s Healthy Materials Moonshot” webinar produced with Cradle to Cradle Institute, reveals the items Google employees identified as important in their work environment. Air / Sound / Light / Nature (inside) / Natural Resources (energy, water, waste) / Healthy Materials / Nature (outside) Why Google Is Involved In Building  Design and Construction “Everyone knows Google for lightning fast search results, advanced technology, self-driving … Continued

Christian Louboutin Flagship Store – Miami Design District – C2C PLATINUM – Bark House Wall Treatments

Exterior poplar bark siding on Christian Louboutin flagship in Miami
4 Magazines Find Soul In Grand Opening   8 Miami Shops to Make This Summer the Most Stylish Season Yet – Ocean Drive Magazine The unmistakable red soles are coming to the Design District this month as Christian Louboutin ’s much-anticipated store opens its doors. The two-story space—built with sustainability in mind using Bark House poplar tree panels… In a … Continued

Earth in Design

Bark House Regenerative poplar bark exterior and interior siding shingles Earth in Design
Every building owner, designer and developer has a vision for their project.  In the past, the lack of regenerative products in the marketplace overwhelmed the client’s and Designer’s intuition about what their project was uniquely capable of.  The Designers of the built environment have a tremendous responsibility.  They focus on their customers’ dreams and the … Continued

Seek Honest Materials | Find Authentic Connection

Harvested Tulip Poplar Bark
  SEEK HONEST MATERIALS Annie Selke displays her wonderful linens, bedding, and rugs against our Bark House® Brand Poplar Bark Wall Covering. FIND AUTHENTIC CONNECTION People connecting to Nature:  In Germany with Freund and in NYC with Parsons School of Design .   4 Modern Theories That Explain Why We Can’t Get Enough Nature The Biophilia hypothesis suggests that humans possess an innate … Continued

Christian Louboutin International Boutiques

Birch Bark wall panels display Christian Louboutin men's shoe
Project:   Christian Louboutin International Boutiques Designer:  Eric Clough, 212box , NYC Project Locations:  Shanghai, Singapore, Miami, Beijing Bark House Products:   Gold Birch Bark Laminate Veneer , White Birch Bark Laminate Veneer , Cherry Leather Laminate Veneer The French luxury footwear and fashion designer, Christian Louboutin is famous for his signature red-lacquered soles worn by celebrities on the red carpet.  For Louboutin, his high profile shoes are considered a statement and … Continued

2016 Architectural Record Product of the Year Winner

Bark House wins 2016 Architectural Record Products Award
The Bark House at Highland Craftsmen Inc’s bark wall coverings made of Recycled Appalachian Wood Waste (RAW™) have been recognized as a 2016 Record Product by Architectural Record magazine. Architectural Record is the leading trade publication dedicated to architecture and interior design.  Recognized for regenerative design, distinct beauty and lasting, maintenance-free performance, Bark House poplar bark wall coverings … Continued