Woodsmith

DANIELLE ROSE BYRD, CONTRIBUTI­NG EDITOR

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Danielle Rose Byrd is a wood carver and sculptor who blends traditiona­l and modern methods with ample experiment­ation and a wide range of tools to create pieces with varying degrees of function and heavy doses of texture.

Raised in the western foothills of Maine, she made many creatures, structures, and inventions using found items, sand, plants, sticks, trash, snow, and fabric. In college, she explored music and sound sculpture, and while building a handmade fiddle-ish instrument constructe­d from burn pile wood found on campus, and began carving scraps into spoons.

Find out more on her website, www.daniellero­sebyrd.com, or on Instagram @danielle_rose_byrd.

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