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Wide audience traveled for NexGen 2009

Written by Jennifer Hicks Tuesday, 28 July 2009 19:21

wide_audiance_08Second event planned for February 2010 after Biesse America and Stiles Machinery had success with new open house



N.Y. artisan given Smithsonian award

Written by Jennifer Hicks Friday, 26 June 2009 17:50

Michael Puryear, who runs a one-man shop, honored with the Silver Award for his contemporary woodworking skills



WAC grant will help N.Y. furniture maker

Written by Jennifer Hicks Friday, 26 June 2009 17:46

Judd Weisberg, of Judd Weisberg Designs in Lexington, N.Y., is a rustic designer, teacher and custom furniture builder who recently completed a project to improve his company’s ability to attract new customers. The project was funded, in part, through a federal grant administered by the Watershed Agricultural Council’s Forestry Program.



Shop teacher fights to keep his program

Written by Jennifer Hicks Friday, 26 June 2009 17:45

Instructor says woodworking technology curriculum at Rhode Island school could be on the chopping block for next year



Milwaukee show changes its venue and dates

Friday, 26 June 2009 17:44

KL Communications, promoters of the fourth annual Milwaukee Fine Furnishings & Fine Craft Show, changed this year’s event to Oct. 3-4 in The Garage at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee. The show was originally scheduled for Sept. 26-27 at the Midwest Airlines Center in Milwaukee.



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