2016 Mosaic Award

Christina Past Awards

About the Work The work is wicker-weave basketry of dyed rattan and waxed cotton, and lathe turned wood bases and rims.  Each piece is a handmade original.  Even when I make a second piece with the same construction, they are never quite alike.  Especially, the wooden elements have all the variety that nature provides. The wood is all found wood, …

2015 MOSAIC Award

Christina Past Awards

Dan Neil Barnes was raised in Western Kentucky to a family of artistic craftsman. It was oflittle surprise that, he too, would find arts and crafts to be his passion. Barnes graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in environmental design. For many years he worked to create and upholster furniture in his design studio. Seeking other creative …