Category Archive for "Industry Topic"

Macassar Ebony: Prized wood of ancient kings and modern craftsmen

Mar 07 2019

The ancient Greek historian Herodotus records that it was part of a regular tribute paid to Persian kings. Indian royalty chose it…

Black Walnut: Lumber of choice for high-end cabinets & furniture

Feb 20 2019

When it comes to high-end woodworking, some lumber is rich and luxe, while other types are easier to carve and craft. Black…

Modern technology meets old world artisanship

Dec 20 2018

Known for combining the latest in custom millworking techniques and technology with a rich heritage of artisanship, Eisenhardt Mills has added to…

A cut above: custom millwork with Pennsylvania Cherry

Nov 02 2018

With its rich red tones and straight grain, Cherry wood is prized by designers and builders alike, but Pennsylvania Cherry holds a…

Unfolding the history of carpenter’s the rule

Sep 26 2018

Look at the tools of any master craftsman, and you’re likely to find one. Maybe it’s made out of Boxwood, worn but…