Woodworkers Connection to Wood Market News

Designers create work from ‘lost’ wood

Tuesday, 30 September 2008 00:00

Since the emerald ash borer was first discovered in 2002 in Michigan, the tiny insect has been responsible for the deaths of millions of trees in a seven-state area that is continuing to expand. The Chicago Furniture Designers Association (CFDA) is sponsoring a traveling exhibition of furniture made from the wood of dead ash trees called, “Rising from Ashes: Furniture from Lost Trees,” in an effort to educate the public about the tree-killing disease and what steps can be taken to retard its advancement.



Furniture Society returns to its roots

Monday, 29 September 2008 18:41

The 12th annual Furniture Society Conference, held June 18-21, revisited the group’s first meeting spot at Purchase College in Purchase, N.Y. With 430 members in attendance, this year’s rendezvous was a true indicator of how the elaborate group of furniture making enthusiasts has grown over the years.



10 new products from High-Tech Hose

Wednesday, 02 February 2005 16:03



Sequoia Awards to include new products

Monday, 02 May 2005 12:08

Prizes in the nine categories, which still include one for environmental achievement, will be presented at AWFS



K/bis draws large crowds, hundreds of new products

Tuesday, 04 October 2005 10:31



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