Woodworkers Connection to Wood Market News

New concepts spice up design competition

Thursday, 28 August 2008 23:31

There were 75 finalists out of more than 300 entrants for this year's Design Emphasis contest, a woodworking competition held in conjunction with the biennial International Woodworking and Machinery Supply Fair. The pieces, which are in any of six categories, will be judged at IWF 2008, to be held Aug. 20-23 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.



N.H. senior honored for wooden oil lamp

Thursday, 28 August 2008 10:27

Justin Doherty and his winning entry in the New England Student Woodworking Design competition.High school students receive several awards for taking part in New England woodworking design competition



IWF Challengers Award finalists named

Thursday, 28 August 2008 10:26

Select few are picked from a record number of entries for honor that will be handed out in August in Atlanta



Grants total $1.5 million

Thursday, 28 August 2008 10:24

The U.S. Forest Service has awarded more than $1.5 million in grants to various research companies and institutions conducting a total of 23 projects designed to keep local wood businesses competitive and sustainable.



Festool, Laguna Tools provide tools for schools

Thursday, 28 August 2008 10:17

Laguna Tools, a longtime proponent of assisting qualified vocational education programs by providing discounts on many of its products, is now promoting a similar endeavor by Festool, known as the Festool Educational Support Program.



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