TITLE

Living the green way

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;3/12/2004, Issue 5379, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Profiles furniture designer Nick Sneller. Influences; Career highlights; Achievements as designer.
ACCESSION #
12943099

 

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