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Interview with a Cabinetmaker

Six skilled artisans talk about their craft

In developing the article Signature Details for Kitchen Cabinets, Fine Homebuilding senior editor Charles Bickford had the opportunity to talk shop with some of the most skilled cabinetmakers in the country. FineHomebuilding.com followed up with the craftsmen to find out how they approach their craft; who and what they find inspiring; and if they have a single favorite project, material, or tool. Whether you're honing your own craft or you're simply drawn to cabinetry that transcends function and enters the realm of beauty, you're bound to learn something from their answers.

Click to read an interview with (from left): Jon FrostJoe LanzaDavid GettsRex AlexanderJoel Wheeler, and Louis Mackall.

From Fine Homebuilding189 September 1, 2007