Brian Markham’s passion for art transforms local and exotic wood and burls into unique one-of-a-kind pieces of art. Amidst the rugged Muskoka landscapes near Algonquin Park, Brian’s workshop is deep in the forest on beautiful Rebecca Lake. Visitors will see hand-crafted bowls, platters and furniture displayed amidst wood shavings, raw wood and tools of his trade.
Winter is a time for inspiration and creation when I search for burls and wood which are colourful, dramatic and highly figured. They are the raw materials which I turn into live edge tables, bowls and platters. The workshop is full of the noise and vibration of the lathe and sander and the accumulation of dust …Read more »
The drive for the 2017 Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour on September 23-24 and September 30-October 1st will be spectacular with the promised warm and sunny weather and the fall leaves at their peak during the two weekends of the tour. The setup for my studio is always a challenge as my workshop is also my gallery. …Read more »
The 39th Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour is the last two weekends of September, 23-24 and 30-October 1, 2017. Take the opportunity to go behind the scenes and discover art in the place where it was created. Travel the beautiful roads of Muskoka at the height of the changing colours of autumn and visit the finest professional artists and …Read more »