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This holiday season we partnered with Colorhouse Paint to transform our Hayden dining table and chairs into three distinct holiday looks by changing up the color pallete thru the paint and table settings. With Colorhouse's direction and amazing paints our Hayden dining set transforms into the perfect gathering space in all three looks.

PASTEL PINK PALLET

Colorhouse Paint used their SPROUT .06 as the starting point for this amazing pink vignette and paired it with ceramics by Eutectic Gallery, Icon Ceramics and accessories from Crate and Barrel.

Hayden walnut dining set with Colorhouse pink

We are excited to welcome Holly Mueller, David Gutschmidt and Vitreluxe founder Lynn Read to our Woodstock showroom on November 18th from 11.00-4.00.

Drop by to see Holly’s work  handmade fiber arts and textiles, Dave’s bowls and other wood turned items, and Lynn’s blown and cast glass. Along with many incredible pieces that we do not normally carry, the artists will be on hand to talk about how they go about designing and producing their beautiful work. 

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As Thanksgiving approaches we have built up a great selection of dining tables that are available for immediate delivery. Here are just a few of our favorites. Please stop by our Woodstock or Yamhill showrooms to see our current selection in person. For more information about these tables please call us at 503.788.8547 or email us here.

Live-Edge Dining Table in Stock

Live-Edge Metal Base Argon Dining Table with Silver finish

Detail of Live-Edge Dining Table in stock

Detail of Live-Edge Dining Table

The design intent behind the Hayden Dining Table was to create a simplified trestle table with an overall clean and light form. Unlike normal kitchen duty, in table construction we kept things clean by removing the aprons.  We focusd on subtle details including exposed splines at the top and bottom of the legs, and a slight angle to the bottoms of the feet that keeps the table light and elevated.

A graduate of Maine College of Art, where she studied woodworking and design, Olivia began her professional woodworking career on the East Coast. She honed her skills on several challenging projects, including building a house in Maine. On an island. In the winter. While living in Massachusetts.

We figured this was pretty good training for understanding how climate can affect wood furniture (among other things!), and were very excited when Olivia joined our team two years ago.

Olivia our featured Joinery builder

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Looking to get your table spruced before the holidays – and possibly to impress your family and friends by steaming out a dent with an iron? Then our Joinery Furniture Repair and Maintenance seminar is for you. Our Finish team will be offering a Furniture Repair and Maintenance seminar loaded with helpful tips on the care of Joinery furniture. This seminar will feature general Feed-N-Wax application, how-to’s on repairing water rings, and the most fun part: steaming out dents with an iron.

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Back by popular demand, The Joinery will again be providing materials and instruction to help kids build their own birdhouses during the 3rd annual Woodstock Gives Back celebration on September 11.

Please join us for this event sponsored by the Woodstock Community Business Association. Dozens of Woodstock businesses will be participating, with each selecting a local non-profit to partner with.

This year The Joinery will again be partnering with Friends of Trees, which has planted over 600,000 trees in Oregon since 1989.  Come by to meet Garry, the Friends of Trees mascot, and take part in the fun from 10:00-3:00.

The Joinery builds birdhouses for Woodstock Gives Back

30 birdhouses were made by kids in the Woodstock neighborhood. All of them did an amazing job.

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While we did our best to keep track of everyone who came out to celebrate with us, we lost track around 350 people, which seemed like a good official number to land on for our 35th anniversary. We were pleased to see so many friends, including past and present customers, employees and business partners.

We humbly thank you all for making it possible to reach this point, and look forward to another 35 years of creating handcrafted furniture that’s here for good.

Celebrating 35 years of handcrafted furniture

Jason describing our Pacific case contruction with guests.

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Celebrating 35 years of handcrafted furniture

The Joinery is celebrating our 35th Anniversary!

It has been a busy Spring on the sustainability front at The Joinery. We recently completed our fourth B-corp certification, moved up to #30 on Oregon Business Magazine’s “Best Green Workplaces” list, and achieved Gold certification on the City of Portland’s Sustainability at Work program.

The Joinery Sustainability updates

The Joinery has been a certified B Corp since 2010.  B Corps (the “B” is for “Benefit”) use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. Certification involves a rigorous third-party assessment of company practices across five areas: Environment, Workers, Customers, Community, and Governance.

“B Corp certification is important to us for a couple of reasons,” said CEO Jon Blumenauer. “First, it gives us an objective third-party assessment to measure our progress against. And because the process is so thorough and rigorous, the certification signals to customers and other stakeholders that our efforts are credible and significant.”

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