Gregg Smith developed an initial love of woodworking in a Junior High School wood shop class in Montana.
After pursuing a college degree in History and Political Science at the University of Montana, he moved to Alaska. There he met his wife, and eventually ended up working with his father-in-law building furniture and cabinetry.
In 1984, Gregg relocated to Kailua-Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. He continued a career in woodworking, employed in two local shops until 1989 when he started his own cabinetry and furniture business.
In 1996, he inherited his father-in-law's lathe and li...