Mark Lindquist

“The idea of making a work of art using only one tool...presented a unique challenge for me…”

“However, the notion that one can use ‘just one tool’ to make an object of art is naive.”

“...the tool was as important as the material.”

“I decided to create a bowl by stacking dowels. I would need just one tool, an applicator for glue.”


Glue Applicator


Hand Tool


Apply Material

“Yes, I made a work of art…seemingly with the ‘one tool’…but I sang ‘dem bones’ as I did so….”