The Wharton Esherick Museum in Malvern, Pa., is hosting its 25th annual Woodworking Competition and Exhibition, “The Art of the Stool”, recognizing the beauty and potential of everyday objects.
Though rare and difficult to find, spalted maple, with its eye catching black wavy streaks, is in high demand, according to hardwood and veneer suppliers interviewed by Woodshop News.
Vellum Design Build of San Luis Obispo, Calif., and California Polytechnic State University’s College of Architecture and Environmental Design recently partnered to host “Vellum 14”, the 14th annual Vellum Furniture Design Exhibition, a juried, two-day competition with 165 entries.
SNX Technologies recently introduced the nVentor 408TG, an industrial CNC router designed to deliver the cleanest of cuts. Loaded with features and capabilities for the custom woodworker, the 408GT routers can be customized upon request, according to the company.
Stiles Machinery introduced Homag’s intelliGuide, a panel saw operator assistance system, at the 2017 AWFS fair. IntelliGuide supports the saw operator by responding to their movements in real time and guiding them with an LED light strip and laser technology that is projected directly onto the workpieces during operation.
Festool is introducing three new sanders with the company’s Hybrid Powertechnology , which gives the user the option of running them off an 18-volt battery or AC power.
Jefferson Millwork & Design Inc. demonstrates how a woodworking company can leverage the Woodwork Career Alliance Skill Standards not only as a training tool, but as the backbone of an incentive system to reward and retain its employees.
The Cabinet Makers Association is marking its 20th anniversary with a national conference, scheduled for March 1-2, 2018, in Denver.