REX ALEXANDER builds furniture and cabinetry in Brethren, Michigan.
ROBERT E. BROWN is originally from London and now lives in Glendale, California, where he builds sets for movies and television commercials. His furniture shows influences of the Arts and Crafts era. ([email protected]; 818-409-0952)
ANNETTE CARRUTHERS teaches Art History and Museum and Gallery studies at rhe University of St. Andrews in Scotland. She is co-author of two books on the Arts and Crafts collections at Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum: Simplicity or Splendour, and Good Citizen's Furniture.
B. A. HARRINGTON is a 1994 graduate of the Cabinet and Furniture Making Program at the North Bennet Street School in Boston, Massachusetts. She maintains a furniture studio, where she works on one-of-a-kind commissions and speculative pieces. Her speculative work combines her background as a feltmaker with her more recently acquired woodworking skills.
IAN INGERSOLL designs and builds furniture in West Cornwall, Connecticut.
ERIC KEIL designs and builds custom furniture in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
MATTHEW KIRBY does design-build work and sculpture, much of which is in the Arts and Crafts style. He is currently producing sculptural and architectural elements for the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia.
STEPHEN LAMONT is a craftsman-tutor at die Edward Barnsley Educational Trust in Hampshire, England.
RICHARD LeBLANC currently works with architects, designers, home builders and woodworkers in the selection and use of wood veneers. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
BARBARA MAYER writes about furniture history and design and is the author of In the Arts and Crafts Style (Chronicle Books, 1992).
JOHN McALEVEY teaches at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport, Maine, and builds one-of-a-kind furniture in a shop next to his home in Tenants Harbor.
LARS MIKKELSEN is a furnituremaker in Santa Margarita, Calif
PATRICK NELSON designs and builds furniture professionally in Fulton, Missouri. David Mount, an amateur woodworker in Two Harbors, Minnesota, assisted in the writing of his article.
RICH PREISS teaches furniture design and woodworking at the College ol Architecture at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where he is the Director of Laboratories. A former consulting editor for Fine Woodworking magazine, lie designs, writes about and builds furniture.
KEVIN P. RODEL and his wife, Susan C. Mack, design and build Arts and Crafts-inspired custom furniture in Pownal, Maine. They have been self-employed since 1985. (Mack & Rodel Studio. 44 Leighton Rd., Pownal, ML 04069; 207-688-4483; www.neaguild.com / macrodel)
MARIO RODRIGUEZ is a consultant to Lie-Nielsen Toolworks. He is also a teacher and the author of Traditional Woodwork} as well as a contributing editor for Fine Woodworking.
GARY ROGOWSKI d esigns and builds furniture in Portland, Oregon, and runs his own school there, The Northwest Woodworking Studio. He was awarded a fellowship for his design work, which has been shown in galleries nationwide. Gary is also a contributing editor for Fine Woodworking.
SCOTT SCHMIDT has been making custom furniture for twenty years. After attending art school, he restored Colonial houses and began making furniture (The Button Factory, 855 Islington St., Portsmouth, NH 03801; 603-436-6555).
DAVE SIGMAN built a couple of snazzy treehouses as a kid and has been hooked on woodworking ever since. He makes custom cabinets and doors in his one-man shop (43751 Little Lake Rd., Mendocino, CA 95460; 707-937-4680 ;.
GARY J. W. SPYKMAN specializes in building.hand-made furniture, fine cabinetry and custom architectural interiors. Having recently relocated from Martha's Vineyard to New Hampshire, he and his apprentices work out of a light-filled 3,500-sq-ft. shop, located in an old mill.
THOMAS HUGH STANGELAND is a pro fessional furnituremaker in Seattle, Washington. He builds contemporary furniture inspired by the design language of Greene and Greene.
C. MICHAEL VOGT produces custom furniture and woodworking from his home workshop, including corporate and residential furniture, museum displays, and timber-framing. An important area of woodworking for him is reforesting and managing the woodlands on his family's rural property outside Saratoga Springs.
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