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Woodland Muse: Reclaiming nature’s bounty

Woodland Muse Crafts. Woodland Muse Crafts. File photo.

Artists Bill and Patricia Weinert channel their appreciation for the environment into collaborative works under the banner of Woodland Muse.

Together, they create artwork that not only showcases the beauty of the planet, but is also made from recycled materials that would have otherwise gone to harm the natural world.  

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