"Each piece is truly a marriage of function and art"
"Elegant, sleek and sensual"
San Diego Union Newspaper
"You are the Brancusi of cooking utensils!
Each piece looks as if it were spontaneously born
from a piece of wood that was meant to fall into your talented hands."
Joan Kohn / HGTV
"I love working with wood but I hate sanding.
Looks like sanding is your life...
These are beautiful!"
Andy Rooney / 60 minutes
"I was awed by the craftsmanship of each piece
and how the artist captures the natural essence of the wood
and it's grain... and all this in a cooking utensil!"
Charles Kuralt / CBS Sunday Morning
"My hand carved Soba Noodle Stirrer is truly a piece of art work...
When I'm cooking at the Blue Ginger (restaurant) I always reach
for my favorite kitchen tool over and over again."
Simply Ming / Master Chef
"The definition of art is the making or doing of things that display
form, beauty or unusual perception...
Tom O. Reed is the unequivocal example of that definition!"
Indianapolis Star Newspaper
"Creative Inspiration... I bow to the light of ancient stardust which is thankfully
cast in the most perfect female form whose very being I guard with my life...
My loving wife Lisa!"
Tom O. Reed / Artist