CMA Welcomes 2022 Awards Contest Submissions

CMA Welcomes 2022 Awards Contest Submissions

The Cabinet Makers Association (CMA), Grand Rapids, Michigan, is currently taking submissions for the 12th annual Wood Diamonds Awards program. Entries will be accepted through May 1, 2022.

Launched in 2010, the Wood Diamonds Awards provides the CMA an opportunity to promote excellence in the industry and honor the work of their peers. Winners will be announced at the Member Appreciation Reception during the International Woodworking Fair (IWF) in August 2022.

Judging is done anonymously by non‐participating members. The fee for each project submission is $75. For more information on the Wood Diamonds Awards submission requirements, visit cabinetmakers.org/wda2022.

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