|Woodcraft Announces "The American Dream Shop Giveaway with Scott Phillips" Back to Press Releases
|PARKERSBURG, W. VA. (August 2011) — You could be the proud owner of a dream shop outfitted with over $10,000 in new tools and a guest of Scott Phillips on the set of his public television show, www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop/" target="_blank">The American Woodshop.
Woodcraft is partnering with www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop/" target="_blank">The American Woodshop (produced by WBGU TV in Bowling Green, Ohio), www.deltamachinery.com/" target="_blank">Delta Power Equipment Corporation, and www.portercable.com/" target="_blank">Porter-Cable to sponsor “The American Dream Shop Giveaway with Scott Phillips,” a prize package that totals $14,000. For contest rules, prize list and entry forms, visit your local Woodcraft store or www.woodcraft.com/dreamshop. Entries will be accepted at Woodcraft stores, online and by mail from Sept.1 through Nov. 30, 2011.The winner will be selected in a random drawing on or before Dec. 31, 2011.
The “Dream Shop” tool prize package includes a 3 HP Delta Unisaw, left tilt, with a 52" Biesemeyer Fence System; 2-1/4 HP VS www.portercable.com/" target="_blank">Porter-Cable Router Kit with multi-base, Kreg Precision 24" × 32" Floor Model Router Table Complete, Delta 12 1/2" 1 HP Variable Speed Midi Lathe and Stand, WoodRiver Ultimate Bench Plane and Block Plane Kits, and much more. To view the complete tool prize list, visit www.woodcraft.com/dreamshop.
In addition, the grand prize winner and a guest will travel to www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop/" target="_blank">The American Woodshop studio in Piqua, Ohio, for a one-day, two-night trip sometime between April 1 and 14, 2012, to meet Scott Phillips and his wife, Suzy, and spend a day observing the show’s production.
A third-generation woodworker, Scott began learning the craft in his father’s shop at age 11 and has turned his passion into a lifetime venture. In addition to sharing his woodworking techniques with public television viewers for 17 seasons, Scott has built a business that also includes crafting custom furniture, seminars, tool consulting, lumber production, guest appearances, PBS fund raisers and other wood-related projects.
www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop/" target="_blank">The American Woodshop’s 18th season shows will begin airing Aug. 29 on public television stations around the country, and Scott anticipates more positive feedback from viewers. “That is the great thing,” he said, “People recognize us wherever we go and come right up and share ideas. Why? Because they feel like they know us. And they do. We are just having fun working with wood and meeting great people all over America. How lucky can two people get?”
And Scott’s enthusiasm extends to the contest. “You can’t win if you don’t enter, so take a few minutes and fill out an entry form. The tool prize is fabulous, and we are excited about having the winner visit us and learn more about our show.”
For more information about Woodcraft, please contact the store nearest you, visit www.woodcraft.com or call (800) 535-4482. To learn about Woodcraft franchise opportunities, call (800) 344-3348, visit www.woodcraftfranchise.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the other contest sponsors, visit www.wbgu.org/americanwoodshop, www.deltamachinery.com, and www.portercable.com.