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Lou Kern Stairmaking Studio

Date: March 19, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: 2500 Market Street, Oakland

Visit the workshop of a master woodworker and furniture-maker whose specialty is building staircases. A self-taught craftsman, he has built more than 500 staircases in his 26-year career. With deep respect for traditional construction, he combines the use of modern machinery and materials. His projects are notable for timelessness, artistic quality, enduring strength, and love of detail.