The Amish people embrace faith, family, and community as the central values of a successful life. Many people believe that since the Amish people believe in a simple and traditional way of life that they are immune to change. However, this is not the case.
In recent years, woodworking has become a prime contributor to the Amish economy and livelihood. They use inherited know-how and an appropriate degree of technology to create anything wood, from the massive to the miniature.
Some methods of furniture building cannot be improved by technology, and skilled Amish craftsmen share the sentiment that if it’s worth doing, it’s worth doing right. Their small shop-based methods of production give them each an individual investment in a job well done.
Living in harmony with nature and agriculture for centuries has laid the foundation for the Amish to produce items of stunning beauty and unparalleled quality.