Saving a Life, Rescuing Studio Furniture

Thursday, June 20, 2019
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

If studio furnituremaking is not visible, its techniques not taught, and its practitioners unknown, it doesn't have a future. New Zealand is a case study in loss - while furniture makers exist, their education is acquired elsewhere, learned from disappearing masters or self-taught. This presentation outlines D Wood's research and queries how we ensure that woodworking, as a skill, is perpetuated.