Alum’s Craftsmanship Shines in Popular Magazine

September 7th, 2010 by CCAD News
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The designs, craftsmanship and carving talent of furniture builder Brooke Smith (CCAD ’92) are highlighted in the October issue of Popular Woodworking magazine.

The Design Matters column by George R. Walker traces the steps Smith takes in designing and building pieces to grace clients’ homes—from rough sketches to a series of design options and helping clients visualize the final concept as well as the various wood tones by using watercolors in his final pencil drawings.

To see Smith’s portfolio go to

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This post was included in the spring 2011 issue of IMAGE Magazine.

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4 Responses to “Alum’s Craftsmanship Shines in Popular Magazine”

  1. Tg says:

    Really nice! looks like a modern Farmhouse Table.

  2. Tom Bussey says:

    omg what an amazing job! well done brooke, very impressive piece of work :)

  3. Wood Planers World says:

    The table is fantastic. I attempted to view Brooke’s portfolio but her website is under construction at the moment. She does some amazing work. Thanks for sharing.

  4. MT Keany says:

    Very nice indeed, I’m impressed. Real craftsmanship.