Brad’s interest in woodworking began around age twenty while working in a cabinet shop and the construction field. Working with his hands and developing skills using tools spoke to him. “As I scanned past issues of Fine Woodworking magazine, I decided I wanted to learn to make fine furniture.” The opportunity arose to apprentice for David Gray, one of the founding members of Northwest Fine Woodworking. Brad stayed with David for nine years, gaining the skills and knowledge of the craft. He supervised the shop in the later years.
Simultaneously, Brad found opportunities to... more