This year Vesper Tools celebrates 20 years of hand tool designing and making which highlight the international reputation for quality tools that Chris Vesper has achieved. We visited Chris a while back, prior to his relocation to bigger premises in Carrum Downs. The location may have changed but Chris's dedication to precision manufacturing remains the same... Read more
Laura McCusker is speaking at AWR L!VE in August. Here Bern Chandley writes about her work and how moving from one of the most populous cities in Australia to one of the least, unexpectedly resulted in a growth of clientele.
We spoke to Roy Schack about woodwork and quite a few other things.
Helmut Lueckenhausen talks about his work as a designer maker and also about the benefits of collaborating with others.
A video by Liam Edward Brennan sheds light on the life and ethos of green woodworker and spooncarver Jeff Donne.
Melbourne maker Adam Markowitz combines ways and means to create a multi-faceted career in woodworking and design.
An extensive archive of furniture works by James Krenov is now available for all to view.
In this video Tasmanian designer maker Laura McCusker talks about the process of designing and making her Barcode Screen. Laura is one of the presenters at AWR L!VE on August 4 this year.
A video in which South Australian maker Gray Hawk talks about his life work and inspiration.
A visit to the workshop of renowned New Zealand designer maker and teacher David Haig.
Taking a tour of Derek Doak’s all-in-one sawmilling, kiln drying and retail timber yard pretty much means being personally introduced to every board and slab in the place that he has lovingly sawn, stickered and stacked. Story by Linda Nathan.
Founder of the internationally renowned Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, David Mac Laren is a designer and maker who has exerted a unique and powerful influence on the Australian woodworking scene.
Geoff Hannah’s latest major cabinet took over six years to build and features an array of precious wood, stone, gems worked into elaborate marquetry and veneered patterns. Story by Linda Nathan.
A visit to the joint exhibition of work by Aleph Geddis and Robert Moore at Heiser Gallery in Brisbane.
Building custom guitars and teaching others to do the same has been Gerard Gilet's lifetime passion.