Michael Yates shares a moving story about building a wooden casket for his grandmother.

About the speaker

Michael Yates, a designer and woodworker for 15 years, has been producing furniture, installations, and objects through his company Michael Yates Design since 2003. He moved to NYC from Austin, TX for a change of scenery in July 2015.

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    What a beautiful, heartfelt talk! Your honesty and candidness was wonderful and really touching. Thank you for sharing your story, Michael.

    Andrea Martens • March 24, 2016