Visit the shops of Marc Adams, who shares some of the secrets of efficient drawer making, and Paul Schürch, one of the finest and most sought-after veneer artists, who demonstrates the process of veneering panels with filetti. Spend some close-up time with Nora Hall, one of the best carvers in the country, as she takes us step-by-step through the process of carving what is probably one of the quintessential icons of American furniture: the Newport shell. And when it comes to turning techniques, there are few better teachers than Alan Lacer, who shows us how to use the skew: one of the more useful tools for any turner.
- Tour the shop of Stuart Spector world-class bass-guitar making shop.
- Plane-expert and master furniture-maker Garrett Hack in his Vermont workshop
- Painted-furniture maker Laura Shapiro, explaining her methods and motivations.