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Why We Make Things and Why It Matters


Why We Make Things and Why It Matters
Highland Item # 205640
Author: Peter Korn - Paperback


Price : $18.95
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Why We Make Things and Why It Matters : The Education of a Craftsman. Author, Peter Korn

In his highly-acclaimed new book Why We Make Things and Why It Matters, woodworker Peter Korn explores the creative process based on his own particular journey as a furniture maker and teacher, discussing the challenge of bringing something unique and meaningful to our work.

Not a "how-to" book, it is rather a study of how our environment and experiences shape our work and in turn, how our work shapes us.

Library Journal calls it "an uplifting title for artisans, novice or skilled, who will benefit from the ideas of a kindred spirit." Click here to read additional insightful reviews.

Watch a 2-minute video of Peter Korn discussing the book.

CLICK HERE to read Norm Reid's book review of Why We Make Things and Why It Matters.


ISBN: 978-1-56792-546-3


176 Pages, Paperback

Product Warnings

WARNING FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA!

This product may expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Please read our Proposition 65 warning.
For more information, see www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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