Urban Ashes Featured in the Detroit Free Press
March 27, 2012
They're handsome and woodsy and the perfect place for your family photo: Urban Ashes picture frames. Since 1995, Paul Hickman, an Ann Arbor-based artist, has been making furniture from wood salvaged from trees felled because of the emerald ash borer or other diseases. Learn more about this Urbanwood Project Partner in the Detroit Free Press: Wooden Frames Don't Let Trees Go to Waste.
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The Urbanwood Project is a cooperative partnership between the Southeast Michigan Resource Conservation and Development Council, Recycle Ann Arbor, Genesee Conservation District, the Genesee County Habitat for Humanity, and several local businesses. This program is supported by grants from USDA Forest Service Wood Education and Resource Center. Additional technical support is provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The Urbanwood Project is an equal opportunity employer and provider.