Sam Norris: Seriously Injured in Biking Accident

We are saddened to report that Furniture Master Sam Norris was seriously injured in an accident biking in Burlington, Vermont, when he was struck by an SUV.  He sustained head, neck and other injuries but is fighting his way back. Sam’s friends and colleagues at the Vermont Woodworking School have started a fund to assist… Read More »

Last Chance! Cloud Nine Rug Raffle to Benefit NH Institute of Furniture Making

Last Chance to purchase raffle tickets! All proceeds support our Mentoring Masters & Prison Outreach Programs Drawing: Sunday, August 17 ‘CLOUD NINE SILVER PEARL TIBETAN’ $25 per ticket, $50 for 5, $100 for 10 Tickets available: Cloud Nine Silver Pearl Tibetan 5’6″ x 8’6″ Value: $6,500 hand knotted in Nepal by Tibetan weavers Generously… Read More »

We Need Your Help Fostering New Furniture Craftsmen (and Women, too!)

Take a moment to watch our video launching the fundraising campaign to support the Prison Outreach Programs in Maine and New Hampshire and our Mentoring Master program. Founded in 1993, the New Hampshire Furniture Masters Association, and its 501(c)3 arm, the New Hampshire Institute of Furniture Making, are dedicated to preserving, promoting and expanding the… Read More »