Wonder Women 006 – Alexis

Wonder Women 006 – Alexis Alexis is a craftsperson and woodworker that is currently running a local maker space, Protohaven, in the Pittsburgh area. Alexis has always been creative and went to college for industrial design. After college she had the amazing opportunity to work as a designer at George Nakashima Woodworkers which really cementer […]

Episode 92 – Michelle of Aqua – n – Gold

Episode 92 – Michelle of Aqua – n – Gold Michelle is a wife, mom, engineer and maker. She has always had a creative side. At first this creative side came out as a cake decorator, then paper crafts, and finally it is in DIY and woodworking. Though she considers herself a novice, you can […]

Wonder Women 005 – Violin Maker Emma Hardy

Wonder Women 005 – Violin Maker Emma Hardy Prior to beginning training as a violin maker in 2017 at Merton College (London), Emma worked as a book cover designer and typesetter where she learned the joy of small details which has translated into her approach to violin making. During much of her training as a […]

Episode 91 – Katie Thompson of Women of Woodworking

Episode 91 – Katie Thompson of Women of Woodworking Katie Thompson is an independent artist, author, creative consultant and speaker based outside of Charleston, SC. She is a disabled mother of two, and wife. She lives and works out of her home and shop in the swamps of the Lowcountry. Katie has a passion for […]

Wonder Women 004 – Kate Duncan

It was as a pre-teen, in Junior High School that Kate Duncan was introduced to woodworking. Little did she know, that first shop class would be the beginning of an entire career in furniture making and design. Since her days in Jr. High, Duncan has dedicated the last twenty some years to honing her craft […]

Episode 90 – Whitney of That Woodworking Girl

Episode 90 – Whitney of That Woodworking Girl Whitney is a wife, mom of 2, woodworker and DIYer. Whitney has always enjoyed being creative, but it was when her and her husband had their first place that she got into woodworking. What started as a need to decorate her own home on a budget has […]

Wonder Women 003 – Marylou with Made by Marylou

Wonder Women 003 – Marylou with Made by Marylou Marylou is a designer currently based in Raleigh, NC. She has always had a love for art and design, regardless of the medium. She will never claim to be an expert and any one thing, but she has a hunger for learning. She is an artist, […]

Episode 89 – Lizzy, The House of Timber Rerun

Episode 89 – Lizzy, The House of Timber Rerun Rerun: You may know Lizzy from her amazing wood sign and logo work. Well she recently become a Mom to a beautiful baby girl, Crew. Lizzy found making through a need to find an escape from a rather tough situation. She started with furniture, but found […]

Wonder Women 002 – Jessie Uyeda of iJessup

Wonder Women 002 – Jessie Uyeda of iJessup So one day, Jessie’s big brother Ben called her up, said hey, you aren’t really doing anything with your life, so come work for me! And that is how Jessie left her 13 years working at a sushi restaurant to start her career as a maker. Eventually […]

Episode 88 – Julia with DIY Dougherty

Episode 88 – Julia with DIY Dougherty Julia is a wife, stay at home Mom of two, and woodworker. She really got her first taste of making in high school when she had the chance to help build sets for the theater group. Julia has really always been creative and enjoyed doing creative things. Now […]