Norton Factory Studios

2015 East Bay Open Studios Guest Artist: Frank Ramsay

2015 East Bay Open Studios Guest Artist: Frank Ramsay

Frank Ramsay fascinated by the intricacies of Chinese joinery and enjoy working on projects that show the beauty of real wood while at the same time incorporating shapes that are pleasing to the eye. Most of his furniture works are one-of-a-kind pieces whose designs are influenced by traditional Chinese and Japanese work. He tries to allow these same […]

Read More… from 2015 East Bay Open Studios Guest Artist: Frank Ramsay

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Frank Ramsay

Most of Frank Ramsay’s work are one-of-a-kind pieces. They are influenced by Chinese and Japanese design along with more traditional English work. He is fascinated by the intricacies of Chinese joinery and enjoys working on projects that show the beauty of real wood while at the same time incorporating curves and angles to create shapes […]

Read More… from East Bay Open Studios Artist: Frank Ramsay

Winter Open Studios Guest Artist: Ken Wilkinson, Out of the Box Clocks

Ken Wilkinson will be showing his one-of-a-kind handmade clocks.  Of his work he says, “I am interested in clocks and exploring the many ways I can create clocks and use them in works of art. Using a variety of materials, my focus is sometimes conceptual, sometimes whimsical and sometimes just visually pleasing. I like seeing […]

Read More… from Winter Open Studios Guest Artist: Ken Wilkinson, Out of the Box Clocks

Winter Open Studios Artist: Frank Ramsay

Frank Ramsay joined us during East Bay Open Studios in June and we are so pleased he will be showing his work once again at Norton Factory! Most of Frank’s work are one-of-a-kind pieces. The works he builds are mainly influenced by Chinese and Japanese design along with more traditional English work. He is fascinated by the intricacies of joinery and enjoys working on […]

Read More… from Winter Open Studios Artist: Frank Ramsay