My father never hired a plumber or carpenter. We did everything ourselves and I was the one handing him the tools when he needed them. He told me "This is how its done" I watched and listened. Not always willingly but it stuck. When I was young, it was sticks and crayons.
Rocks, blocks and Legos.
After seeing a documentary on Glass Workers in Murano, Italy, off I went to become a Glassblower. Sculptural welding, got added to the list. 3D modeling and graphic design, because it was a more "marketable" form of expression. But, I was always building and eventually had spent time in almost every aspect of residential construction. Everything from a summer job framing new homes, to tiling bathrooms and finish carpentry like cabinetry, trim, and woodworking.
I learned that the things I did well were fueled by passion and that I could design and build things for money.
Things people actually wanted...
JWCLLC is born.
As a trained artist (Rhode Island School of Design, Penland School of Craft, MassArt), Jonathan bring a craftsman's obsession with detail to every project. Whether it be designing the perfect solution, painting a clean line, ensuring trim fits "just right" ,
We enjoy designing and producing beautiful work.
We LOVE to cut trees.
We design and build custom outdoor solutions and we do it well.
Check out the grain of the marble. Notice how it all goes one way? its the little things.