People Research Portal


Welcome to the People category. Create your research projects about notable people in the world of arts and crafts, and the woodworking trades and industry. A research project regarding notable people in woodworking may include pages titled “Tage Frid”, “George Nakashima”, “Nick Offerman” and other notable people both past, and present, in the world of woodworking.

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Name all files and images appropriately before uploading to our server. Images and files that contain arbitrary titles or naming conventions will be removed from this wiki.
Create a project in the People category by clicking on one of the form buttons below. Once the page is created you can choose the People category in the "Properties" tab of your wiki page project..
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Research links

The links provided below are helpful links for our editors to use, they are by no means meant to be the only source. If you find links that are helpful for the research of this subject, please include them below.

Smithsonian - https://www.si.edu/
Library of Congress - https://www.loc.gov/
Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Research projects in this category

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André Jacob Roubo 0
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Evert Sodergren 1005
06-21-2018 16:41
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George Nakashima 2951
12-16-2018 14:48
admin 36 0 0 People
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Hans Jorgensen Wegner 887
01-12-2020 08:48
John Morris 16 0 0 People
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Henry O. Studley 1986
02-16-2019 08:29
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James Krenov 2334
01-13-2022 13:36
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Jennie Alexander 213
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John Morris 14 3 1 People
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John Makepeace 915
04-04-2021 09:04
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Mark Lindquist 964
01-11-2020 21:42
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People Research Portal 6202
08-22-2021 06:55
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Roy Underhill 1437
06-21-2018 22:57
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Samuel Solomon Maloof 1973
05-08-2020 07:33
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Tage Frid 1615
02-13-2019 04:32
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Files and images in this category

  ID T Name Actions
524 Jennie Alexander
Jennie Alexander with two of of her mastered chairs from a tree.
Reference: Uhl, Kara. “Meet The Author: Jennie Alexander.” Lost Art Press, 25 May 2017, https://blog.lostartpress.com/2017/05/25/meet-the-author-jennie-alexander/.
450 Uno Cygnaeus
Uno Cygnaeus, Finnish priest and schoolman
Attribution: K. O. Lindeqvist (1858–1927) [Public domain]
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Uno_Cygnaeus.jpg
368 Brother Ricardo Belden (Hancock Shaker Village)
Shaker Brother Ricardo Belden, making wooden oval boxes in a workshop at the Hancock Shaker Village, near Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
Attribution: By Samuel Kravitt - Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.07479, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1267604
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Shaker_box_maker.jpg
350 Nicolo Paganini
Portrait of Nicolo Paganini by Maurin.
Attribution: Printed by E. Shore and Co., 3, Green Terrace, Rosebery Avenue, London, E.C.
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/39571/39571-h/39571-h.htm
62 John Makepeace
John Makepeace is a British furniture designer and maker. Makepeace was born in Solihull, Warwickshire.

Reference: “Meet the Makers Exhibiting at INSPIRED 2017: John Makepeace.” The Furniture Makers’ Company, http://www.furnituremakers.org.uk/news/meet-makers-exhibiting-inspired-2017-john-makepeace/. Accessed 23 June 2018.
Source: http://www.furnituremakers.org.uk/news/meet-makers-exhibiting-inspired-2017-john-makepeace/
61 Evert Sodergren
Evert Södergren was a 20th century studio furniture designer and maker.

Reference: “Evert Sodergren.” The  Södergren  Studio  House, http://www.sodergrenstudiohouse.com/evert-sodergren.html. Accessed 25 June 2018.
60 Mark Lindquist
Mark Lindquist is a woodturner

Reference: “Mark Lindquist.” Smithsonian American Art Museum, https://americanart.si.edu/artist/mark-lindquist-2947. Accessed 25 June 2018.
Credit: Photograph by Kathy Lindquist
53 George Nakashima Time Interview
The face of George Nakashima, image taken during the Time Life interview of 1970

Reference: Inc, Time. LIFE. Time Inc, 1970.
Source: https://books.google.com/books?id=3FUEAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PA74#v=onepage&q&f=true
54 Nakashima And Slabs
George Nakashima standing next to his Walnut slabs that made most of his work, along with a carpenters power saw, image taken during the Time Life interview of 1970

Reference: Inc, Time. LIFE. Time Inc, 1970.
Source: https://books.google.com/books?id=3FUEAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PA74#v=onepage&q&f=true
47 Tage Frid
Tage Frid, The Great Dane

Reference: Tage Frid > Artists > Burchfield Penney Art Center. https://www.burchfieldpenney.org/artists/artist:tage-frid/. Accessed 10 June 2018.
46 People
The "People" graphic created for the category "People" in this wiki.
43 Roy Underhill
Roy Underhill on set for a PBS Woodwright's Shop episode.

Reference: “Watch Oline | The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill | PBS | PBS.” | Watch Oline | The Woodwright’s Shop with Roy Underhill | PBS | PBS, http://www.pbs.org/woodwrightsshop/watch-on-line/. Accessed 10 June 2018.
30 Nakashima At Work
George Nakashima working with his worker.

Attribution: "LIFE - Google Books." $site. May 02, 2018. $publisher, Web. May 02, 2018.
29 Sam Maloof
Sam Maloof, woodworker, artist, author.

Attribution: (Sam Maloof Woodworker Inc.)
Source: Sam Maloof Woodworker Inc. http://sammaloofwoodworker.com/legacysam.html. Accessed 2 Oct. 2017.
28 Henry O. Studley
Brother Henry O. Studley (1838-1925) was a piano maker employed by the Poole Piano Company of Quincy, Massachusetts.
Reference: H. O. Studley Masonic Tool Chest. http://www.phoenixmasonry.org/masonicmuseum/tool_chest_made_by_studley.htm. Accessed 25 June 2018.
27 James Krenov
James Krenov in shop
Attribution: James Krenov, Master of the Handmade - FineWoodworking. (2018, April 15). Retrieved from http://www.finewoodworking.com/2009/09/10/james-krenov-master-of-the-handmade
Image by Jonathan Binzen
Source: http://www.finewoodworking.com/2009/09/10/james-krenov-master-of-the-handmade
26 Hans Wegner
Hans Wegner, a Danish furniture designer and builder
Reference:Hans J Wegner. (2018, May 18). Retrieved from https://fritzhansen.com/en/designers/hans-j-wegner
25 George Nakashima
George Nakashima making some technical drawings inside his workshop in New Hope, Pennsylvania.

Reference: “From the Archives: George Nakashima in Conversation with Legendary Interviewer, Studs Terkel.” Archinect, https://archinect.com/news/article/147205338/from-the-archives-george-nakashima-in-conversation-with-legendary-interviewer-studs-terkel. Accessed 10 June 2018.
20 Andre Jacob Roubo
Extracted from “Portraits et histoire des hommes utiles”, published and propagated for and by the Société Montyon and Franklin

Attribution: By Smcj (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ARoubo.png



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