If you have more appetite for craftsmanship,
a visit to nearby Maxwell Pottery and Clermont Duval Art Gallery is also recommended.
In Mattawa, "going on a hike" is just a pretext for taking in some interesting, local design, perfect for a weekend excursion!
Michael Waram's Mission-style furniture,
produced for Toronto-based Harvest House.
Michael Waram in his workshop on 1446 Peddlers Dr.,
next to the entrance to Eau Claire Gorge.
|1950s-style teak chair.|
More Mission style. Here's how Brittanica.com
popular in the United States during the turn of the
20th century. The furniture, distinguished by its
simplicity of materials and design, arose out of the
Arts and Crafts-inspired movement led in the United
States by Gustav Stickley. Makers of this type of
furniture shared a belief in the social virtues of good
design and handcraftmanship.
Table and bowl.
Mirror and dresser.