CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Finalists for Woodworking Network's 2017 Best In Wood Awards have been selected by a panel of industry judges. The contest, which is given annually, honors custom woodworkers for their outstanding craftsmanship.
The 2017 finalists (see the list below) were selected from the following categories: architectural millwork, commercial cabinetry/furniture, custom furniture, custom kitchen/bath cabinetry, residential built-ins and specialty items. All award winners and honorable mentions will be featured in FDMC magazine and will be celebrated during an awards reception at the 2017 Wood Pro Expo in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, October 19-20.
The 2017 People's Choice - Best In Wood contest is now open for voting. Go directly to the Best In Wood photo album on Woodworking Network's Facebook page to choose your favorite. The project receiving the most likes on our Facebook page by September 30 will be chosen as the 2017 People's Choice winner.
Special thanks to this year’s judges: Scott Wunder, Doug Rappe, Brian Ellison, Scott Grove and Will Sampson.
2017 Best In Wood Finalists:
Windham Millwork Inc.
Project: Beauport Hotel
Project: Modern Regency Paneled Powder Room
Design firm: Michael Wolk of Michael Wolk Design Associates
Project: Porsche Design Tower Bar
Basic Builders Inc.
Project: PanAtlantic Reception Desk
Michael Singer Fine Woodworking
Project: Game Set
Project: LiveForm #5 Walnut Sideboard with Steel Base
UniMode Woodworking Inc.
Project: LPT Contemporary kitchen
Project: Contemporary Ziricote Bathroom
Interior Exterior Designs Inc.
Project: True Reclaimed Rustic Lumber Bar
Project: Regency Circular Office
Karr Custom Woodworking
Project: Synagogue Ark doors
Birdie Miller Designs
Project: Wavey Oak Beam Head Board