Discarded Wood Becomes Works of Art in the Hands of Nicasio Woodworking Couple

Aug 30, 2017

When a tree falls it’s often chopped up and hauled away. Some might use it as firewood or it could end up in a wood chipper. But for one woodworking couple in Marin County, a fallen tree offers artistic inspiration. KRCB’s Tiffany Camhi reports.

Patrick McDonnell and Barbara Contini show off some of the items made from reclaimed wood in their home shop.
Credit Tiffany Camhi

Several pieces of Barbara Contini and Patrick McDonnell's work will be showcased at this years Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival. Find more of their handmade boards, bowls and vases at Nicasio Woodworks.