Cérused Articles

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Emerald Ash Borer latest wood threat

We've seen a long list of threats to the worldwide wood supply, from deforestation for fuel and building in the middle ages to more recent development, agricultural and medicinal demands, and environmental issues. These are not future problems or limited to foreign...

Naming Art Part of the Creative Process

Sometimes a piece of art starts with a concept and even a name. I created a marble statue called Empty Womb years ago that was very personal, and the name drove the form of the piece long before I selected the stone or picked up a chisel. But more often, for me, at...