Tinsel + Sawdust

TinselSawdustTinsel + Sawdust – Pony Up, Mahogany, leather

HIDE – 789 Dundas St. W.

Katrina Tompkins started her own design and woodworking studio called Tinsel + Sawdust after graduating from Sheridan College in 2009.  Currently, she is teaching at OCAD University.  She likes making playful things.

Pony Up is a collection of step stools made from reclaimed materials. Wood was salvaged from corporate office awards; leather was salvaged from a local goods manufacturer.  The stools feature tapered pentagonal legs and other faceted planes.