Brian Clancy, an Irish native who immigrated to America in his 20s, pursued several career interests before taking the leap to open Clancy Woodworking, a custom cabinet shop in Sherman, Conn., in 1999.
Baker presents the Wood Wizz at IWF
Baker Products featured the Wood Wizz planer and orbital sander at the 2022 IWF in Atlanta.
Importers navigate shipping and supply issues
Hardwood importers are still grappling with excessive freight costs and delays.
Design & Construction Week heads to Vegas
Design & Construction Week has a new location and double the attractions.
AP Lazer adds ‘on the go’ model
AP Lazer, a laser equipment supplier based in Lansing, Mich., introduces the SN1812LR System, a compact, open architecture, engraving/cutting machine combined with a fume extractor.
Inmates run the show at New Hampshire exhibit
The New Hampshire Furniture Masters are hosting an annual exhibition of work from its Prison Outreach Program (POP) at its Concord, N.H. gallery through Jan. 6.
SNX adds two contour edgebander models
SNX introduces the G1.5 and G2.5 nVision contour edgebanders, which can trim inside radii as small as 7/16”, thanks to the addition of new ER20 collet systems.
InnovaShelf offers floating shelf brackets
InnovaShelf, a manufacturer of floating shelf products, featured three new brackets and two shelf styles at the 2022 IWF in Atlanta.
Ascend Safety helps with compliance and safety
Ascend Safety, a woodworking safety consultant firm that launched in January, shared its various program offerings as an exhibitor at IWF 2022.
Sophie Glenn wins Mineck Furniture Fellowship
Sophie Glenn, a woodworker, sculptor, metal worker and furniture designer in Reading, Pa., won the 2022 John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship and its $25,000 cash award from the Society of Arts and Crafts.
Collaborating for a cause
In early September, 14 woodworkers gathered at Rubio Monocoat’s headquarters in Izegem, Belgium for the Rubio Monocoat Atelier event.
Two of a kind
Jeff Headley and Steve Hamilton carry on building period furniture at their century-old business in Berryville, Va.
Built from scratch
Castleman Carpentry started as a small operation in 2003 and is now a mid-sized company offering custom residential cabinetry and general contracting services.
Shaper Tools adds Studio design tool and Plate fixture
Shaper Tools demonstrated a new 2D digital design tool, Shaper Studio, at IWF 2022.
Soft maple prices level off
Soft maple is favored by cabinetmakers for its versatility but not its price, especially of late.
Next Wave unveils a CNC router table
Next Wave CNC introduced the new Shark RS1000 Pro at IWF 2022, which transforms a traditional router table into a two-axis CNC machine.
Castle adds contest for student makers
Castle USA, manufacturer of pocket hole joinery equipment, recently announced a new student woodworking contest, “What’s Your Angle?”.
New spray gun kits from Anest Iwata
Anest Iwata, a spray tool and coating system manufacturer, presents two new spray gun kits, Blue and Red, featuring the company’s W-400-LV-WBX spray gun.
New Venture Nesting CNC from Techno
Techno CNC Systems has added the new Venture Nesting machine to its fleet of CNC routers. Ideal for cutting parts from laminated plywood, melamine, MDF and hardwoods, the machine features a rigid all-steel frame and is loaded with features, says the company.
SawStop adds a portable saw
SawStop is expanding its lineup with the new 10” Compact Table Saw, which should be available this fall.
Oneida offers Dust Deputy Deluxe Kit
Oneida Air Systems introduces the Dust Deputy 2.5 Deluxe 5-Gallon Kit that includes everything needed to turn a wet/dry vacuum into a cyclonic vacuum.
Cherry prices reflect diminished demand
Cherry isn’t getting much push from the design community, which currently favors painted finishes and lighter-colored woods, according to hardwood dealers interviewed by Woodshop News.
Kerf & Burled designs and builds custom furniture for homes, offices and restaurants nationwide with a heavy focus on bars and breweries.
Three receive Krenov School scholarships
Three students at the Krenov School in Fort Bragg, Calif., have recently received scholarships from the Krenov Foundation, funded by Woodcraft Supply.
Mirka releases new compact orbital sander
Mirka USA has introduced a new 3” x 4” electric orbital vacuum sander, model DEOS 343XCV, the most compact model in the company’s DEOS (Direct Electronic Orbital Surface Prep) range.
Windgate fellowships put spotlight on wood-based artists
The Center for Art in Wood in Philadelphia has awarded six fellowships for its annual Windgate International Residency Program, which began on June 13 and runs through Aug. 5.
Building for the future
Alcorn’s Custom Woodworking eyes growth with new leadership and a CNC machine
Triton adds a new trim router
Triton Tools introduces the new 1.2-hp trim router, model TMNRTR, to complement its existing lineup
Castaly presents new CNC dovetail machines
Castaly recently introduced two new CNC dovetail machines with different pre-programmed production profiles.
Colleagues celebrate life and career of Garry Knox Bennett
The Furniture Society and Center for Art in Wood of Philadelphia celebrated the life of Garry Knox Bennett with an online event in April