My work is in a Museum!

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Blog entry by Blake posted 1063 days ago 2624 reads 1 time favorited 39 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My work was accepted into an exhibit at the Museum of Art and History (MAH) at the McPherson center in Downtown Santa Cruz, CA. It is in the “Furniture Design” exhibit on the third floor. I have two pieces there: SUMO Credenza and Stiletto Cabinet. The show started July 30 and runs until November 13, 2011 (sorry I didn’t mention it earlier).

Here are a couple of photos from the opening night:

-- Happy woodworking!

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Damian Penney

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#1 posted 1063 days ago

That’s fantastic Blake – congrats :)

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

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#2 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulations … and very nice work.

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

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#3 posted 1063 days ago

congrat´s Blake
you deserve it :-)


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#4 posted 1063 days ago

A big congratulations to you Blake…. this is a well deserved opportunity for the public to see your fantastic work!

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#5 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulations. Absolutely beautiful pieces!

-- "Give me your poor tools, your tired steel, your huddled masses of rust." Yep, I ripped off the Statue of Liberty. That's how I roll!

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#6 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulation Blake. That is wonderful !!!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#7 posted 1063 days ago

Congrats, Blake.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 1063 days ago

Blake…that is awesome man. Very, very well deserved also. Those pieces are amazing. How was opening night for you? You must have been on cloud nine. Congrats man!

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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#9 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulations Blake!

You deserve to feel real proud of yourself. That’s quite an accomplishment!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#10 posted 1063 days ago

Well done Blake, congrats.

-- Billp

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-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#12 posted 1063 days ago

Congrats Blake.

Bet it took a while the wipe that smile off, didn’t it?

Hey, I’d be proud too!

-- Kirk H. --

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#13 posted 1063 days ago

That’s great. Congratulations!!

-- Joe

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#14 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulations Blake!

Your work deserves to be on display.
Hopefully it will give you more exposure.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#15 posted 1063 days ago

Congratulations Blake. A great honor.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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