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Canadian woodworker’s new collection is back in black

HAMILTON, Ontario - Just in time for Halloween comes the Black Arts Furniture and Sculpture Collection by Nicholas Hamilton Holmes. Holmes, whose woodworking studio is based in Hamilton, introduced the collection earlier this year at the Interior Design Show in Toronto and soon after at the Architectural Design Show in New York. He was rewarded for his design innovation and craftsmanship by being named one of the “best pieces” exhibited at the AD show.

Woodworking Industry News

Craftsmen Set To Work On Furnishings for Pope Francis' U.S. Visit

Philadelphia prisoners hand-built a walnut chair as a gift, while a team of Maryland craftsmen at Carriage Hill Cabinet & Millwork Co. produced a 14-piece liturgical furnishings contract for Pope Francis U.S. visit. St. Joseph's Carpentry of Poolesville, MD won the contract to produce an altar, chairs, and lectern from a winning design by Catholic University's School of Architecture & Planning.


When You Need a Hickory Buckboard, Who You Gonna Call?

Though wooden coach building was supposed to go the way of the buggy whip, J. Wilson Stage Coaches has a healthy business building hickory buckboards, Roman chariots, stagecoaches, with clientele that includes Wells Fargo Bank and director Quentin Tarantino.