Wooden shutter maker

Making a Living

Located at 72 John Street and Stone Avenue, Campbellville, is Major’s Woodworking, a little workshop that specialises in the making of wooden shutters.
Courtney Wishart called ‘Major,’ 65, owner and manufacturer of those shutters said he has been making wooden shutters for about 10 years, but that there are not a lot of people who still make them or even use them.

Wishart said he learnt woodworking and window-making from his father in his teen years, but did not follow in his father’s footsteps until some years later.

He said he first tried his hand at vulcanising and diving …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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