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fine woodworks in the news From trees to furniture: a case study of how trees from the Mansueto Library construction site were put to purposeful re-uses. Scott Chambers works with HUFP and University of Chicago Libraries to design and create furniture from ash, oak and maple trees removed at the Mansueto Library construction site.

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For Chicago Woodworker, Cultural Exchange Project in Missouri is Whole New Cup of Tea
Furniture Maker Commissioned to Construct Tearoom for Kansas City/Kurashiki Sister City Commemoration
Click on the image to download a pdf and learn more about the tearoom created for Loose Park in Missouri.

Japanese Tea Room, Chicago Woodworker, Scott Chambers in Missouri

Wood, Revisited—by Bev Bennett
Released online at the and at The Stockton Record, 10/17/2007.
Click on the image to download a pdf of the article as it appeared in palmcoast-lifeStyles Magazine, Oct. 2007.

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A Marriage of Art, Utility and Surprising Findsby Mary Daniels, Chicago Tribune
To read more about our approach to woodworking, click on the image to download a PDF.
Scott Chambers, Chicago furniture maker