Woodworking in America 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio
I spent the end of last week at the 2010 Woodworking in America conference in Cincinnati, Ohio. This was my second WIA show (I attend the first one in Berea, KY two years ago).
It was a fantastic conference, once again. It has grown a lot since the first conference two years ago, but I miss the smaller size, frankly. The new bigger conference has more vendors, etc, which is nice, but it has lost some of the intimacy that the first conference offered. Other than that, it was once again a great time.
Some highlights from this year included John Sindelar’s mobile Sindelar Tool Museum. To quote Popular Woodworking Magazine “This is one of the most jaw-dropping, drool-inducing tool collections you’ll ever see”. It was…
This “mobile museum” is apparently only a tiny part of John’s full collection. Amazing.
The classes at the show were excellent also. I will blog more about them later.