Hayride Revisited

My Hayride bench sits on top of a straw bale for outdoor events. It’s been close to ten years since I designed and prototyped my Hayride bench concept. The first batch was commissioned for the Children’s Garden at Copia, a cultural and educational venue in Napa. I’ve since made small batches of the design, improving […]

Introducing HAYRIDE

While watching the audience of friends and neighbors at our Farmily Apple Jamboree *  last month, I decided to revive the Hayride bench I designed over four years ago. Inspired by horse drawn coaches and nineteenth century agricultural joinery, I designed the Hayride to transform a standard straw bale into a comfortable settee for two. […]