AWFS names winners of CAD competition

Author:
Publish date:
Updated on

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers announced the winners of its inaugural Design It Digital student CAD competition at IWF 2018.

Students were presented three hypothetical scenarios in which a client is asking for a custom piece of furniture. The projects were graded on quality of design, quality of CAD drawings and renderings, manufacturability, marketability, and overall concept.

The top six were:

1st ­ Patrick Duckett from North Cobb High School in Kennesaw, Ga.

2nd - Holli Welcker from Snohomish High School in Snohomish, Wash.

3rd - Shraddha Sekhar from Wheeler High School in Marietta, Ga.

4th - Caidell Davis from Lincoln East High School in Waverly, Neb.

5th - Ingrid Gres from Passaic County Technical Institute in Wayne, N.J.

6th - Gareth Thompson from Wheeler High School in Marietta, Ga.

For more, visit www.awfs.org.

Related Articles

AWFS adds online student competition

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers announces the launch of “Design it Digital,” a new CAD-based design contest that is open to middle school, high school, and post-secondary students in accredited woodworking or related programs in North America.

AWFS opens 2018 Fresh Wood competition

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers will host its 10th biennial Fresh Wood student furniture competition during the 2019 AWFS fair, scheduled for July 17-20 in Las Vegas.

AWFS adds online student design competition

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers recently launched “Design it Digital”, a new CAD-based online design contest that is open to middle school, high school and post-secondary students in accredited woodworking or related programs in North America.

A)-DID-first-place_EDIT

Design it Digital

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers introduced the first Design it Digital contest at IWF 2018, a CAD competition open to students in North America.