Paper Bird Studio & Design is the creative collaboration between husband-and-wife team, Cindy and Jason Tueller. Cindy is a photographer. Jason is a fine art painter and maker of the Tueller Wall Easels, wall mounted artist easel system. Our humble studio and woodworking shop are located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Floyd, Virginia.
After much experimentation, I’ve settled on a process for finishing some wall easels with a deep, lustrous black finish. This is called ebonizing and is the result of a chemical reaction between iron acetate and tannins naturally present in some species of wood…read more
After many months of hard work, I have completed our new woodworking shop. It would be hard to overstate the improvement this new shop is over the absurdly tiny storage shed that I’d been using. More space, better lighting, more electrical outlets…read more
There’s leaving a forest untouched and there’s clear-cutting a forest down to every last tree with heavy logging machines. Then, there’s a sustainable forestry practice referred to as restorative forestry, through the use of modern horse logging…read more