Port Townsend School of Woodworking
Preserving the Tradition

Anne Briggs


Anne Briggs

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Anne is a hand tool focused woodworker. She has operated a hand tool restoration business, built custom furniture, and written for various woodworking publications for the past four years. For the past two years, she's managed the woodworking shop and taught classes at Pratt Fine Arts Center in Seattle. She is on the Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Hand Tool Event staff and travels the world sharing her passion for preserving traditional methods.

Anne and her husband Adam own and operate a four-acre organic farm just outside Seattle. When not in her woodworking shop, she enjoys tending her enormous vegetable garden, playing mandolin, and snuggling with her many miniature animals.