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The road from prison to craft exhibitors

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 21 December 2009 18:16

10_exhibitors_01_thThe New Hampshire Furniture Masters Association is shaping the criminal justice system by providing incentives for the incarcerated to earn money and enjoy a livelihood. For a decade now, the NHFMA has offered the Furniture Masters' Prison Outreach Program to inmates within the New Hampshire prison system in Concord and Berlin.

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Grizzly prints SFI-certified catalog

Monday, 21 December 2009 18:14

Grizzly Industrial's 676-page 2010 catalog was printed on 100 percent Sustainable Forestry Initiative-certified paper, according to the company, which is a retailer of woodworking and metalworking equipment and accessories.

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Founder marks school’s 10th anniversary

Monday, 21 December 2009 18:12

08_founder_01After trying sailing and cooking, the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking became the dream of Bob Van Dyke

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News Briefs

Monday, 21 December 2009 17:14

Accessa adds EZ Stains to product line

JDC Inc. entered into an agreement with Accessa Coatings Solutions on its EZ Stains intermix blending system. Accessa will serve as a sales and distribution partner of the EZ Stains system. EZ Stains joins the current wood coatings segment of Accessa's product segment offerings.

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Peters lauded for his genius, generosity

Monday, 23 November 2009 18:57

Alan Peters, who was a celebrated furniture designer, master craftsman and teacher, died Oct. 11 in his hometown of Minehead in the British county of Somerset. To a generation, he was considered by many as Britain's foremost furniture maker.

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