Editor, photographer , videographer , and craft journalist since 1979; principal of Image & Word, a publication-services partnership since 1989. Has contributed to numerous books, written for various craft publications, and produced dozens of video and DVD programs in woodworking , homebuilding, and the fiber arts. Was associate editor of Fine Woodworking (in the black-and-white years), editor of American Woodturner, and publications manager for two national non-profits. Has also taught English at the high school and community college levels and made a living (for a couple of years) as a woodworker. M.A.T., Binghamton University (SUNY), in English, with an undergraduate minor in studio art and film.