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A wooden bird house on a tree with the text "The Role of Wood Dowels in your Outdoor Projects"

If you are a home outdoor art enthusiast, then you know that there are few materials more versatile than wood dowels.  

Wood dowels are perfect for outdoor art projects as they can be sanded, painted...

Wood Dowel loop

One of our customers has been using our oak dowels to pursue his creative vision with a new invention! It's called the QUICK-LOOP, a wet/dry mop that is simple, inexpensive, and better for the environ...

A large bubble being made with a dowel and string

We hope summer has been treating everybody well! It's been a minute since our last blog post but we're back and ready to get creative. This post is definitely DIY themed and kid friendly, as it's abou...

World Architecture Festival logo

The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has announced that this year's WAF awards programme will feature a "Wood Excellence Prize" for the first time. Sponsored by the American Hardwood Export Council (...

Room with large wood beams

WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council, has announced the winners of its 2014 National Wood Design Awards. Recognizing “outstanding projects that bring to life wood’s natural beauty and...

Summerfair Cincinnati 2014 poster with art of trail and woman with flowers

Have you been getting as excited for summer as we have? Well, there's a lot in store across the midwest as summer approaches, but one thing that we are STOKED for is Summerfair Cincinnati!


Wooden trinkets

Starting May 2nd and lasting through mid-July, Philadelphia's The Center For Art In Wood will kick off a traveling exhibition called Bartram's Boxes Remix.

With this exhibition the Center invited art...

CGtoy concrete truck

Have you gotten your copy of Wood Magazine this month? We certainly have, and let's just say that the March 2014 issue does not disappoint! Aside from numerous dowel-related 'Shop Tips,' this issue al...

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