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In the Making: Kolin Schmidt
Kristen Odle

Cabinet & Furniture Making student Kolin Schmidt is an artisan who can't sit idle. When he found himself quarantined inside a few months ago, he refocused his purpose as only someone at NBSS would: by building himself a shavehorse, foraging felled trees near his home, carving spoons in a local park, and even designing his own typeface. We talked with him about his creative projects and how he's made the best of an otherwise challenging situation.

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In the Making: Eve Radovsky
Kristen Odle

For recent Cabinet & Furniture Making graduate Eve Radovsky CF '20, time away from the bench at NBSS has meant exploring her many creative pursuits like knitting and baking, as well as walking, relaxing, and generally allowing herself the time to breathe. It's good practice, and helps fuel her maker mind—inspiration for the finely crafted furniture she creates. In this conversation, we talk about Eve's education and work before NBSS, and what led her to the School—all while enjoying some homemade cookies.

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