Tegan Foley

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 21, 2020  |  0 comments

Designed for maximum precision and productivity in heavy-duty timber cutting applications, the new DHS780 2x 54V XR® FLEXVOLT 305mm Compound Slide Mitre Saw from DEWALT® represents a revolution in the mitre saw category, bringing all the benefits of cordless freedom, extensive runtime and class-leading performance and reliability, coupled with the flexibility of running on mains power when required.

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 19, 2020  |  0 comments

Since the beginning of the current pandemic, David Stanley’s auctions of antique and modern woodworking tools, and tools from allied trades, have had to be remote affairs. Gone are the thrills of bidding in person in a crowded room; gone the dealers’ stalls and friendly chitchat among enthusiasts. At least buyers are given an opportunity on each occasion to view and handle items by appointment at the auctioneers’ offices at…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 14, 2020  |  0 comments
Virtual Show 2020

The Chippendale International School of Furniture is delighted that, despite the upheaval caused by COVID-19, their annual Graduate Exhibition and Sale will be able to go ahead this year. The yearly show gives graduating students the opportunity to show the fruits of their labour following nine intensive months on the Professional Course.

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 13, 2020  |  0 comments

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is pleased to launch an open call for applications for their 2021 Maker-in-Residence. UK-based Artist-Makers are encouraged to apply for the opportunity, which takes place between 8-19 March 2021. Applications for the Open Call can be submitted between 29 October-29 November 2020.

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 12, 2020  |  0 comments

There’s something infinitely alluring about a woodburning stove: the flickering flames dancing about inside, the instant warmth that takes the chill off any room and the cosy comfort factor that it brings to your home, all of which are reasons that many homeowners choose a stove as the centrepiece of their living room or open-plan space. For those who favour a contemporary look and feel, the Westfire Uniq 37 Compact is the perfect…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 09, 2020  |  0 comments

The Digital Craft Festival returns 27-29 November 2020, with more exhibitors, a wealth of product launches, inspirational exhibits, workshops and demonstrations for everyone to enjoy for free at http://digitalcraftfestival.co.uk.

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 08, 2020  |  0 comments

17 structures and nine product designs have been nominated for the Wood Awards 2020 shortlist. The independent judging panel visits all the shortlisted projects in person, making this a uniquely rigorous competition. An online exhibition of the shortlist was launched on 14 September during the London Design Festival. Established in 1971, the Wood Awards is the UK’s premier competition for excellence in architecture and product design in…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 07, 2020  |  0 comments

Despite the upheaval caused by COVID-19, the Chippendale School’s Graduate Exhibition & Sale will be open daily from Wednesday 14 to Saturday 17 October, showcasing the fine furniture work crafted by students on their Professional Course over the last nine months. The course provides students with all the necessary skills to set up and run their own furniture business, covering everything from design techniques to marketing…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 07, 2020  |  0 comments

It is important for tradespeople to have easy access to their tools wherever they are on site to ensure they are equipped for the job in hand. Makita’s new and improved range of belts, bags and pouches means users can safely and securely transport tools to and from the van and around the work area. Each product in the range has been designed for longevity and durability, as well as ease of use and comfort.   With over 40…

Tegan Foley  |  Sep 29, 2020  |  0 comments

The new surface planer features a dual-bladed cutting block and powerful 1,100W motor to  help woodworkers prepare their workpieces for jointing. Cups, bows, crooks and twists are eliminated, resulting in perfectly flat boards.