Ty Parr has over 24 years experience in woodworking, metal smithing, and recycled materials design. A professional boatbuilder For 7 years and former President and Founder of Utopia Designs, Ty’s body of work includes over a dozen yachts, a sustainable furniture line, over 30 bars and restaurants, and hundreds of retail stores including L.l. Beans, Life Is Good, Harley Davidson, New Balance, Whole Foods, and Timberland. In his spare time (what little there is) Ty is an avid hiker, surfer, skier, sailor, and off-road motorcyclist, and spends a lot of time exploring his new home in San Francisco.
Established in 2009, TRUE Handcrafted is a design and build firm capable of conceiving, designing, rendering, building, shipping and installing of commercial spaces, restaurants, bars, residential, office and more. TRUE Handcrafted is dedicated to aesthetic, design, originality, quality, and inspiration. TRUE Handcrafted services San Francisco, CA and beyond with the main workshop located in Novato, CA. Our mission is to share our passion for the fusion of both old and new aesthetics and applications, and produce them to the highest quality design and construction standards. All designs produced in the U.S.A. with recycled and reclaimed materials.