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Scott Grove is a self-taught seasoned woodworker known for layers of artistic expression and unconventional techniques. He maintains his own studio in the mountains of the Finger Lakes in western NY and has worked for world-renowned Wendell Castle as his studio director. He selectively teaches, most notably at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking and The Chippendale School of Furniture in Scotland.
He has four Veneer Tech Craftsman Challenge Awards, an unprecedented achievement. Scott has pioneered a number alternative veneering techniques including asymmetrical matching and veneering extreme compound curves. He has also won the NICHE Award for his trompe l’oeil wood carving, a DuPont Prize for innovative use of materials, and an NEA grant for sculpture. Scott has written for and been featured in a variety of publications including Fine Woodworking, Fine Home Building, Woodshop News, CWB, Freshwood2, The Artful Home and The Robb Report and appeared on Home and Garden’s HGTV Network. He’s authored two books: Advanced Veneering and Alternative Techniques and Edges and Inlays for Schiffer Books.
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