Benjamin Laramie is a designer born and raised and educated in the smallest of the United States’ states, Rhode Island. After graduating from Rhode Island School of Design he crossed the country to work as a product developer/paper engineer/packaging designer for Chronicle Books in San Francisco, California, which is where he lives and works now. 

Ben is a shop member at Hunt Projects—a professional artist studio and shared wood/metal shop in the Bayview area of San Francisco—which is where he focuses primarily on traditional woodworking and custom furniture making, as well as developing his pizza-making-skills using the handmade wood-fire oven out back. He does not specialize in writing Bios.