mth woodworks

About the artist
Michael Thomas Host, founder and owner of mth woodworks is a native of BC. The son of a forester and an avid outdoorsman, Michael has naturally drawn much of his inspiration from the surrounding forest habitat. His father, Fred became a helpful asset in the discovery of new materials and in much experimental resin testing. Summers spent riding his bike in the hills, and winters spent snowboarding in the mountains, Michael has a deep and profound appreciation of nature and the passion in his work is fueled by the great outdoors. Further following his father's footsteps, Michael spent four years training as a yacht builder abroad and gained much valuable experience with resins and epoxies. His journey would then take him to Brooklyn New York where he would dive headfirst into custom furniture building and large-scale wood installations, constantly acquiring new techniques along the way. 2002 saw Michaels return to the West Coast. Since the inception of mth woodworks in 2010, Michael has managed to encapsulate the essence of raw material and create an environment where the history of such is showcased in his stunning bloom collection. In both residential and commercial applications, the furniture/art he creates brings a physical sense of history into the home by showcasing the annual growth rings of our trees. These techniques have created a refreshed sense of timeline and offer clients the abilit
Map Code: D3
1000 Parker St
Vancouver , BC
Studio #120