The Creative Life- Problems & EnthusiasmRead more
Awesome Print by Reconstructing Ideas on Etsy $20 We’ve been thinking a lot about enthusiasm lately. Some days we are spilling over with excitement; and other days… ummm not so much. It’s usually on the latter days that we rally ourselves with a pep talk. We can do it! Yes we can! We decided that enthusiasm is the answer. After
all in a dayRead more
today milk cows (Ben) get children up & ready prep for office assistant (Kate) shoot cow & cut up (Ben) make jewelry box, necklace & spy scope (Kate & Hazel) eat leftover Chinese cut up old barn wood for moose antlers (Ben) finish welding deer heads (Ben) read & ponder The Creative Class (Kate) follow up
Start to Finish- From Truck to TableRead more
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALVWYZR607E This is our very first video “live from the shop.” Watch Ben take off the bed from our old pick up truck and make a coffee table and two side tables with it- start to finish. This will give you a feel for what happens every day here in the shop. Enjoy!
Rural Adventures- The Tractor PullRead more
I love reading about what you’re doing these summer weekends. From what I “hear,” you’re going to farmers markets, carnivals and arts festivals. You’re eating ice cream, gobbling berries and enjoying big breakfasts. Hooray for you! It is summer after all– and summer is so delightfully indulgent. Let’s go at it with gusto! For some, this idea of “full throttle”
New Work by Ben & Kate GatskiRead more
Introducing our new work! We emerged from our winter slumber to do some imagining, sketching and creating. Here are the results… 1. Box Shelf Table 2. Hewn & Hammered Beam Table 3. Beam Shelves 4. Big O Console Table 5. Steel & Barn Coffee Table We’ve had lots of fun trying out new table designs. The addition of wood elements
New Year, New Baby, New WorkRead more
Happy New Year my friends! We enjoyed a busy holiday season here on The Steel Fork- scurrying about to get your orders to you on time. We may have “over-scurried.” We all got a little sick post-holiday. Thankfully, we’re now well rested and ready for business. First off, our most exciting news… we’re expecting our third child in late May!
All New on The Steel ForkRead more
Happy Autumn Friends! I hope this note finds you well. The fall foliage has been gorgeous up here on the hill. Besides gazing at the vibrant leaves, we’ve been occupied with orders for moose heads and deer heads and…. new work. Wait no longer, here are some of our fun new designs. 1. Ford Tractor Hood Side Table 2. Hanging