Shop the WIA Midwest Marketplace, where you can try out the best hand and power tools available anywhere. All vendors are approved by the Popular Woodworking Magazine staff to ensure only top-quality vendors make it onto the sales floor. No Sham-Wow or folding ladders here – just the best in woodworking tools. And you can try them all! View the WIA Midwest Marketplace Floor Plan to begin mapping out your experience NOW!

Marketplace Hours

Friday - November 2, 2012 9:00am – 6:00pm

Saturday - November 3, 2012 9:00am – 6:00pm

Shop Talk Schedule

Friday, November 2, 2012

Topic Speaker Time
HVLP Spray Finishing
Sam Hamory
11:00am - 12:00pm
Sharpening Hand Tools Deneb Puchalski 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Woodline USA
Demystifiing CNC
Wayne Sutter
1:00pm - 2:00pm
WoodcraftWoodworking Tips & Tricks
Scott Phillips2:00pm - 3:00pm
Horizon Wood

Book Matching Wood
& Grain Orientation
Peter Terbovich
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Saturday, November 3, 2012
Exhibitor Topic
Speaker Time
Woodline USA
Router Techniques
Wayne Sutter
11:00am - 12:00pm
Classic Case Construction:
Tips & Techniques

Tommy MacDonald
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lie-Nielsen Understanding the Core
Hand Tools

Deneba Puchalski
1:00pm - 2:00pm  
WoodcraftCutting Dovetails by Hand
Rob Cosman
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Supplies USA
Textures on Wood Turning
Kirk DeHeer
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Steam Bending Wood
Sam Hamory
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Marketplace News

*Head over to the Popular Woodworking booth for the latest woodworking books, CD's and DVD's! 
*The American Woodshop's Scott Phillips heads to WIA Midwest 2012 to show off his skills with demos inside the Woodcraft booth. Learn more about Scott
*Gorilla Glue’s “Trade in for Tough” promotion will be featured at WIA West 2012! Gorilla Glue will trade any used bottle of wood glue (any brand, any size) for a full 8 oz. bottle of Gorilla Wood Glue. 
*Woodcraft will be bringing Rob Cosman—Your Hand Tool Coach—and Jake Cosman—Hand Tool Coach, Jr.—to WIA Midwest! Hand tools are being used by every generation and this is your chance to find out more. Be sure to stop by the Woodcraft booth in the WIA Midwest marketplace to say hi. Read more

Marketplace Door Prizes

Fundamentals of Design

$240 value

Roy Underhill's
The Woodwright's Shop Season 1

$39 value

Roy Underhill's
The Woodwright's Shop
Season 1-3

$120 value


Japanese Hand Tools & Joinery DVD

$25 value


A Winchester Desk: Joinery Inside & Out DVD

$25 value


Popular Woodworking VIP Membership

$50 value


Mastering Hand Tools DVD

$30 value


Building Cabinets, Bookcases and Shelves

$22 value


How to Build Shaker Furniture

$25 value