Project Competition

See some of the newest and best designs from woodworkers around the great lakes region. Awards go to top 3 winners of each category and cash prizes awarded for the first place finishers and peoples choice award.



Juniors: Ages 16 and Under

Masters: Ages 17-54

Legacy: 55 and up

Open Class (For non-wood projects)


Entries are limited to 2 per participant

Must have been made by participant

Must fill out registration for each project

Must be at least 51% wood (except Open Class)

Must disclose if manufactured parts were used

Open class can be any project of any material. Wood, metal, ceramics, etc….


Judging is done by a panel of industry experts.

1-10 points system used for each criteria.

Criteria are as follows: Function, Form, Design, Workmanship, Finish, and Originality


Ribbons Given to 1st, 2nd, 3rd and peoples choice finishers

$100 cash and tool package given to each 1st places finisher

Tool package given to people choice award.

Winners will be announced Sunday May 5th, 3pm at the main Stage