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Professional Woodworkers' Sites
These 55 links are to sites that provide inspiration for other hobby and professional woodworkers.

Alan Carr Alan is hopeful of leaving a legacy that will include woodworkers that desire to learn his craft of building Texas-style rocking horses. Very nice selection of horses on his site.
Barbara Butler Featured in Wood Magazine, Barbara has a thriving, fun-loving business building unique play structures for children and their adults alike.
Bo Wood Designs In addition to some nice custom woodworking, this site provides an entertaining view of one man's home demolition & reconstruction. Entertaining because it wasn't my home, I guess.
Byrne Custom Woodworking Ian Byrne's shop is truly unique; it's 65 feet underground. His company makes a number of items, though plantation shutters seem to be a large component of his business.
C. John Hebert; Master Woodworker I don't know what constitutes a 'master woodworker', but this guy's a better woodworker/remodeler/builder than I and that's good enough for me!
Cindy & Bill Lutian A variety of scroll-sawn projects invite you into their site to see the variety of their work.
Cornel Schneider His miniature carvings, called netsuke, are a pleasure to admirer. Check out the gallery.
Dahl Custom Cabinets & Millwork Featured in Woodshop News, this company of 10 put out some very impressive commercial and residential creations.

David Yoho I could only dream to have this guy's talent. Very impressive work. Check out the Walnut Chest on Chest series of step-by-step photos that follow David's progress as he builds this fine piece of furniture.

Denise Nielsen & George Worthington Amazing wood 'sculptures' of hats, shoes, purses and more. A must-see site.
Derek Preble Though not a very extensive site, the pictures give you a feeling for what is possible.
Donald Boudreau's High-end Boxes Jewelry boxes, Keepsake boxes, Tea boxes and Valet boxes are just some of Donald's high-end creations using many exotic woods.
Douglas Stowe A published author and woodworker, offering for sale quality gifts made from wood. Environmental links included.
E.Jacobsen Maker of very fine period reproduction furniture.
Fraser Smith Amazing how life-like this craftsman's 'quilts' look. You'd never know they were made from wood.
G. Jones Furniture Nice selection of furniture and other solutions for the home.
Gallery Woodworking I'm not sure which I like better; the timber framed projects or the custom furniture, often created with a Japanese flair. The web site's great to look at as well.
Grain of Thought John Geraghty's site offers a number of pleasing projects for the eyes. Also interesting is his interest in poured glass.
Grampa's Workshop Don Firth has put together the largest online gallery of his and others' projects that I've come across. If you're like me and turn first to the 'Gallery' sections of Fine Woodworking and Woodwork magazines, then this site will satisfy!
Jacob Cress An amazing gift for whimsically sculptured furniture, worthy of a museum.
James B. Sagui James incorporates carving into a lot of his woodworking projects. I particularly like the draped table; looks like the real thing.
James Krenov His furniture reflects the skill and passion that is embodied by his craft.
Jeff Greef Woodworking.com From humor, to plans, to an exhaustive list of links, this site offers a lot of value.
Jeffrey Dale An eclectic variety of contemporary furniture pieces.
John Wesley Williams Very attractive and visually-engaging design elements that run throughout his work. His Tall Case is a favorite.
John's Custom Woodworks John & Ellen Heizman run a cabinet shop that was highlighted in the May 2006 issue of Woodshop News. Nice Site. Nice Work.
Kagen Schaefer Nice site that demonstrates the talents of this award-winning wood puzzle maker. Check out the boxes that require over 80 moves to open. Amazing.
Kevin's Woodturnings Very impressive work that is a must-see. Also very helpful information on turning in general as well as a listing of the sites of other segmented woodturners.
Klockwerks Roger Wood designs and builds these extraordinary clocks, made from junk yard materials. Really impressive craftsman.
Leach Guitars Just amazing what Harvey Leach can do with inlays to dress up a guitar. Just wish I could afford them!
Livio De Marchi An amazing wood carver, his works often find themselves motoring along the canals of Venice. Yes, in water.
Maloof Foundation Explore a legacy that goes beyond his world-renown rocking chairs.
The Master Woodbutcher Rod Peterson provides an entertaining look at all things woodworking, and some other aspects of life as well.
Miles Clay Designs Featured in an issue of Woodshop News, this sole proprietor concentrates on crafting freestanding entertainment centers and home office furniture, among other things. Impressive portfolio.
Morgan Valley Forge Home of master knife maker Howard Clark. Though technically not woodworking per se, still pretty cool.
Nora Hall Carving Designs The website of European Master Woodcarver Nora Hall, containing instructional videos, patterns, tools, tips, photo gallery, and more!
Norm Sartorius This craftsman is dedicated to sculpting all forms of spoons from a variety of woods and burls. His work is featured in a number of galleries, with much of his work pictured on his easy-to-navigate web site.
Probst Furniture Makers A variety of pieces with a unique flair.
Reflections In Wood This site features scale models of trucks that would be ideal gifts for that special person in your life. Jim Arnold's most popular model is the logging truck.
Richard Reams, Arborsmith Richard is an arborsculptor, making furniture and other items out of live trees. Check out the very interesting ways you can grow a tree.
The Living Tree LLC Jonathan Fairoaks has a business building tree houses. I suspect he looks forward to getting up in the morning.
The Saw Horse Workshop Don's custom woodworking site offers a healthy collection of shop tips, jigs, projects and pictures of other woodworker's projects. I particularly like the banding jig.
Saws 'N Dust Jim Becker's very well-designed site featuring some of his work as well as notes on his woodworking travels, tool reviews and helpful articles on a variety of topics.
Sheppard Guitars Gerald's guitars are truly works of art. His site also is a resource for information for those looking to try their first attempt at guitar building.
Smoky Mountain Woodworks Distinctive, custom-built, solid hardwood furniture for just about any room in the house.
Taylor Woodworks This talented brother duo has a large repertoire of fine furniture for sale. They'll also provide for your custom kitchen and millwork needs as well.
This Into That Really innovative projects made from recycled books.
Timothy Clark An accomplished cabinetmaker best known for his chair making skills. The Cod Rib Settee is my favorite.
Viking Mountain Tool Works Personal woodworking site of Scott Loven.
Walter S. Arnold - Sculptor Very nice work in both wood and stone. If you like gargoyles in particular, you wouldn't want to skip this site.
Wendell Castle Couldn't say as to why I needed to install the Korean language pack to view this site, but once you're in you're in for a treat. This site utilizes the most innovative use of graphics I've seen in a web site for some time. And his creations are just as unique. A real experience.
Wm. Rees Instruments Maker of lovely, custom harps for that favorite harpist in your life.
Wood That Works This site is dedicated to one artist's 'kinetic sculptures'; wind them up and watch their intricate movements against your favorite wall for hours on end.
Woodward Woodworks Alan Young of Ypsilanti, MI showcases a variety of projects he's completed, all for our viewing pleasure.
X-Man Puzzles Randy Crossman can sell you one of 321 Saturday Evening Post jigsaw puzzles with Norman Rockwell's art, or a variety of other challenging and unique puzzles. About 20 hours of cutting go into each puzzle.
 

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