Tag Archives: Beth Ireland

APRIL 23, 2016

I have been spending the last couple of weeks working through prototypes of 3 and 6 string strum stick designs. I am getting closer and closer to, The One! I have also been completing some commissions, newel posts with twists … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER 18, 2015

I have just arrived home from a whirlwind of teaching and events. Last Thursday I had the honor of returning to SUNY Purchase and being the guest instructor for an evening in KimWinkle’s Class. She is the current Wingate Fellow … Continue reading

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OCTOBER 17,2015

I have just returned from a really great vacation. I went to France and Spain visiting my friend Sarah Kay (furniture designer) and her wonderful husband Pep. I saw many incredible things and ate a lot of great food. I … Continue reading

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MARCH 30, 2015

From Beth The Center For Furniture Craftsmanship 3-month Woodturning Intensive has become one of my favorite teaching experiences of the year. Getting to spend 3-months sharing the techniques I have learned over a lifetime is exhilarating. The more I teach … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 15, 2014

From Beth I drove back from Indiana PA on Thursday and Friday. I arrived there August 18th with a van full of hand tools and scrap wood from my shop. My intent was to make as many stringed instruments as … Continue reading

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Turning Around Boston a worthwhile mission

Beth and I just participated in Turning Around Boston, an initiative by the Eliot School to bring a basic woodworking experience to Boston Public School students through the month of October. The students ages ranged from Kindergarten to High School … Continue reading

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Oct.26, Sanctuary and kids!!!

I wanted to respond to some requests to see how things are going with Sanctuary and Robin I will need to re-photograph the interior in the next few days, I lost my earlier photos. Through all the excitement of teaching … Continue reading

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