Minnesota brothers branch out into making rustic stick furniture
IVANHOE, Minn. -- You can make a beautiful garden bench from the limbs of an ash tree, Dave Tomaszewski said, but you have to develop an eye for it. He demonstrated by looking up into an ash growing outside his mother Helen's home in Ivanhoe.
"You see the part where that branch turns? That would be good for the back," he said. With enough practice, "You can just look up and say, 'There's a bench. There's an arbor.'''
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