Using raw wood as his canvas, Kirkpatrick creates “perfectly imperfect,” one-of-a-kind works of art. With an emphasis on both form and function, Kirkpatrick creates striking one-off pieces for both residential and commercial clients. The end result should look effortless, as if a tree just happened to grow into a perfect table.
Specializing in Epoxy Resin and Live Edge Dining Table Commissions
Made From The Highest Quality
Sustainably-Sourced Timber in The World.
Kirkpatrick utilizes visual tension to create striking, one-off pieces
showcasing the vibrant patterns and textures found within each piece of wood.
The Blue Water Resin Artist
Pioneering Americas Live Edge Epoxy Table Movement
California grown artist Kristopher Kirkpatricks
Apprenticeship under California Redwood Burl legend Jim Parodi proved invaluable.
With 50 years of burlwood experience ranging from log acquisition, alaskan chainsaw milling, slab leveling, wood handling, finishing, and chainsaw carving
Parodi is largely credited for Kirkpatrick’s success as an emerging furniture artist.
Primarily utilizing single slabs of kiln dried
Walnut, Maple & Redwood
Found along the western coast of the United States,
The artist selects bold slabs, rich in character.
Undressing each slab from its tough outer layers and
Exposing its inner workings.
Each piece is delicately hand crafted and
Presented in its most simplest form.
Often blended with water-like resins,
Kirkpatrick prides himself in finding the most beautiful
Reclaimed logs in the world.