As I mentioned before, this is much more than an apprenticeship on furniture making. This is history. This is philosophy. This is art and culture. Listed below are a few audio excerpts taken from a discussion with Peter Maynard about the inspiration of capturing time and space.

Listen to Peter talk about one of his top muses: wendel-berry

Listen to Peter talk about growing up in rural Connecticut: b-ball-in-the-b_barn

Listen to Peter talk about rural New Hampshire: where-the-primevil-is-a-factor

More on life in rural New Hampshire: satisfaction

To see how these philosophies play out in Peter’s furniture making,

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