Don S. Shoemaker: A Craftsman’s Legacy

Don passed away in May 1990. He left us an unrivaled aesthetic legacy through his remarkable furniture designs, now becoming modern classics sought after by collectors, galleries, auction houses and individuals worldwide. Apparently the intrinsic value of the woods used in the production (some of them now extinct) is something hellip;

Another decade goes by#8230;

The 1940#8217;s: Don´s adventure in Mexico started in 1947 in San Miguel Allende. The 1950#8217;s: In 1951 Don and Barbara settled in Santa Maria de Guido, Morelia. By 1955 the Shoemakers fled to the U.S. overnight. Their business became a cooperative and soon went broke. The 1960#8217;s: The Shoemakers are hellip;