PARKERSBURG, W.Va., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodcraft Supply LLC, a
national retailer of woodworking products and education, and Woodcraft
Magazine, a nationally distributed woodworking magazine, has announced a
partnership with American master woodworker and host of PBS' The American
Woodshop, Scott Phillips, company representatives reported recently.
"Woodcraft is thrilled to rekindle our relationship with Scott
Phillips, one of the greatest woodworkers of our generation," said Jeff
Forbes, president of Woodcraft Supply LLC. "His positive demeanor and
expert approach to the craft have helped countless woodworkers expand their
horizons and enhance their skills."
Forbes said Woodcraft has signed on as a sponsor of The American
Woodshop, a nationally syndicated PBS woodworking television program
featuring Scott Phillips. Phillips will author detailed, step-by-step
woodworking projects, as well as articles, for Woodcraft Magazine. Many of
these same projects will also be featured on The American Woodshop.
Scott Phillips said, "Woodcraft, in business now for nearly 80 years,
is one of the finest names in woodworking. The company's focus on education
and its extensive line of quality products is very appealing. I can't wait
to get started."
Now entering his fourth decade of woodworking, Scott Phillips began his
craft in his father's workshop when he was eleven. His passion is furniture
making and his approach is to study the best examples and then use correct
"The projects I'll provide to Woodcraft Magazine and build on my show,
will not only be attractive, practical items, but will help woodworkers
enhance their skill set in a safe, gradual, rational manner," Phillips
The American Woodshop, now beginning its fourteenth season, is produced
by PBS Ohio affiliate WBGU and filmed at Phillips' shop outside Piqua,
Ohio. For additional information on Scott Phillips or The American
Woodshop, visit http://www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop.
Woodcraft Supply LLC annually distributes more than two million
catalogs featuring over 8,000 items to all 50 states and 111 foreign
countries. Woodcraft is the industry leader in providing a wide variety of
top quality products, educational opportunities and one-on-one guidance to
woodworkers at all skill levels. The company sells products through
direct-mail catalogs, an on-line web site store and at more than 80 retail
stores located nationwide. For more information on Woodcraft, please
contact the store nearest you, visit http://www.woodcraft.com or call (800)
SOURCE Woodcraft Supply LLC