Woodworkers Connection to Wood Market News

AWI survey sees better business conditions emerging

Written by Jennifer Hicks Sunday, 14 September 2014 00:00

The Architectural Woodwork Institute released its 2014 Cost of Doing Business Survey and Compensation Study in July, which suggests an improving environment among architectural woodwork business owners.

Read more...

   

Society of Arts and Crafts hands out $25,000 scholarship

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 15 September 2014 00:00

societyThe Society of Arts and Crafts in Boston selected Tennessee’s Kimberly Winkle as the winner of its John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship, a $25,000 grant awarded annually to a young furniture artist. Winkle emerged from a pool of 44 applicants from 16 states.

Read more...

   

Minwax honors New York guild’s community work

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 August 2014 00:00

minwaxMembers of the Western New York Woodturners won the “Do Good with Wood” contest, created by Minwax, to honor their community volunteer efforts.

Read more...

   

North Bennet graduate wins craftsmanship award

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 August 2014 00:00

northbennetRyan Fini, a June graduate of Boston’s North Bennet Street School, earned the first Excellence in Craftsmanship award given by Diamond Machining Technology, a manufacturer of sharpening products based in Marlborough, Mass.

Read more...

   

Fanuc America offers CNC training for schools

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 August 2014 00:00

fanucFanuc America Corp. introduced the Fanuc Certified Education CNC Training program for schools in North America in June. The program is designed for students to graduate with the knowledge and real-world skills to be immediately productive at running a CNC mill or lathe.

Read more...

   

Page 1 of 60