DGCW COFFEE TABLE

Bark House Live Edge Slabs make a fabulous artist creation coffee table
  Artist: Dan Nguyen – located in San Diego, California Inspiration: Dan hopes to excite people with his work in a way that inspires questions. “How is it made? What inspired this piece? Why does this exist in the first place?”  He wants to make things that people are drawn to. This coffee table was … 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

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

1 is the Nature of the Place

1 Hotel in NYC - front - bark house bark panels in elevators
If you rang in the New Year watching the ball drop on Times Square in New York City, I hope you stayed at 1 Hotel to balance the bustle of the crowd with respite in nature.  It’s a 15 minute stroll or 10 minute bus ride.  With everything at your fingertips, the two places still … Continued

gb&d Magazine Features Bark House® Poplar Bark Shingles

Project: Child’s Play at U of Chicago Childcare Center Architect: Larry Kearns, AIA, Principal, Wheeler Kearns Architects , Chicago, Illinois General Contractor: Leopardo Companies Magazine or Media Feature: gb&d Magazine Blog: gb&d Material World Location: University of Chicago, Childcare Center Style: Modern-Rustic / Urban-Nature Product Integration: Poplar Bark Shingles , Laminated Project Awards: 2015 – USGBC Emerald Award / Green Building Innovation, 2014 – National AIA/CAE Educational Facility Design Excellence Award, … Continued

White Birch Storefront – Power in Balance

Lululemon's Storefront at Crossgates Mall
Project: Lululemon Retail Storefront Architect: BKA Architecture and Interiors – Brockton, MA Location: Albany NY Style: Modern Product Integration: The Bark House® at Highland Craftsmen Inc® White Birch Veneer Panels Photography: Dexter Davis Photography Comments:  Employees note that people do a double take to see if it’s real.  They appreciate a fresh, natural look for the mall.   Each store is rooted in the original mission to be a community hub where people could … Continued