More than just links, we recommend these associates and resources to anyone interested in either the Chippendale School or woodworking in general.


The USA’s top woodworking magazine is Fine Woodworking –

Furniture and Cabinet Making, published by the Guild of Master Craftsmen, is one of the only UK magazines that focuses on the design and making of fine furniture –

A UK-based cabinet making magazine –

A US woodworking magazine –

Woodworker’s Journal is an invaluable resource for new tools, techniques and materials –


Cabinetmaker online is a great tool for small workshops –

Woodcentral is a forum for woodworkers to share information, hints and tips –


For woodworkers who love working with natural wood, Dictum offers a huge range of tools –

Power tools can be found at Axminster Power Tools

For all workshop sundries try Screwfix Direct –

If it needs to import specialist woods, then the school turns to Global Wood Source for a sustainable solution.

Horton Brasses makes more than 1,000 different pieces of authentic reproduction furniture and cabinet hardware in their Connecticut factory.

Antique Chair Exchange will help find a match for an incomplete set of chairs –

A fourth generation family business, Smith & Rodger has been manufacturing wood finishes for over 130 years –


Tony Marsh, one of Scotland’s leading photographers, took  the photographs for the initial build of this website –

The site was designed by Inigo Media Ltd, an Edinburgh-based web company.

Adrienn Chinn is a very successful interior designer based in London.

In the community

The school works closely with the local primary school Yester Primary School –

Scotland’s national tourism agency,,  has awarded our school a three star visitor attraction.

Read all about Scotland on the national website –

Take a look at our local, picturesque village of Gifford – Undiscovered Scotland

Traditional and contemporary handmade furniturebespoke kitchens and antique furniture restoration by Anselm Fraser.

Please contact us for the website addresses of our alumni students.

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