Location: Salt Spring Island, BC
Member Since: 2023
Jorge Izaza is a Mexican-Canadian wood craft artist who is passionate about creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces that showcase the natural beauty of wood. With over a decade of experience in woodworking, Jorge has honed his craft to create intricate and stunning works of art that are both functional and aesthetic.
Born and raised in Mexico, Jorge's early exposure to the rich culture and artistry of his homeland had a profound impact on his creative sensibilities. After immigrating to Canada, he continued to develop his skills, combining traditional woodworking techniques with modern design principles to create pieces that are both timeless and contemporary. Jorge's unique pieces have found homes in private collections around the world. Whether it's a custom-made LED Lamp, a fine jewelry box or a hand-carved wooden sculpture, Jorge's passion for wood craft is evident in every piece he creates.
I find immense inspiration in the innate beauty of wood. With each creation, I aim to highlight its intricate patterns and textures, bridging the gap between traditional craftsmanship and modern design. My pieces serve as a testament to the timeless allure of wood, inviting viewers to appreciate its organic charm and connecting them to the rich history and uniqueness behind each piece.