Meet Lindsey!! (@babethebuilder)⬇️⬇️

▪️Lindsey recently started her own company, Babe The Builder!! Her boyfriend created the name as a way to joke around, but it ended up sticking. She finds the name cute, playful and empowering! 💕 ▫️She received her bachelors in Construction Management from Ferris State University and Associates in Civil Engineering in 2013. She has workedContinue reading “Meet Lindsey!! (@babethebuilder)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Stephanie!! (@createdbys)⬇️⬇️

▪️Stephanie @createdbys is a Qualified Furniture maker with experience as a Cabinet maker and Joiner. ▫️She completed a Degree in Furniture Design before undertaking an apprenticeship. ▪️Australian born, Steph moved to the UK in 2019 and now 2 years later she is about to start a new role as carpentry & Joinery Lecturer at aContinue reading “Meet Stephanie!! (@createdbys)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️

▪️Connie is 19 years old and from the South West of England! ▫️She has been an apprentice carpenter for a year and a half, and she can’t wait to see where the future takes her! ▪️Connie attends college one day a week and will hopefully be finished and qualified next year! ▫️She loves seeing otherContinue reading “Meet Connie!! (@conniethecarpenter)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Madi!! (@sydneychippychick) ⬇️⬇️

▪️Madi is a 3rd year apprentice carpenter!! 🔨🛠🪚🧰 ▫️Madi’s message was too powerful to change, so here it is: ▪️ If I could leave you with ONE thing it would be this… Would you rather have an apprentice that can lift everything but can’t comprehend much more than that? Or an apprentice that is aContinue reading “Meet Madi!! (@sydneychippychick) ⬇️⬇️”

Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️

▪️Julie is 23 years old, and just got into the carpentry field last year. She partook in an all women’s course called Women In the Skilled Trades (WIST) ▫️Julie has completed all aspects of the program, and is now working on getting the rest of her hours to be a certified journey person. ▪️She wentContinue reading “Meet Julie!! (@julievanberkel)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Rachel!! (@sawdustandsmoke)⬇️⬇️

▪️Rachel is a carpenter/furniture maker in Saskatchewan, Canada. 🇨🇦🍁 ▫️Her company, Sawdust and Smoke, specializes in custom pieces made from reclaimed wood and recycled materials. ♻️🪵 ▪️When at all possible, she sources them from the local barns and buildings she personally demolishes. 🏚 ▫️Rachel teaches regular Women’s woodworking classes to promote the increasing number ofContinue reading “Meet Rachel!! (@sawdustandsmoke)⬇️⬇️”