The 2012 Veneer Technologies Craftsman's Challenge Awards competition is open for entries. Categories for entries include architectural woodworking, cabinetry, furniture, specialty items, store fixtures and student designs. The grand prize winner showing the best wood product using veneer will win $3,000. Each of the six category winners will receive $1,000. Third party industry leaders will judge all entries. Winners will be announced at IWF in Atlanta, Aug. 22-25. Deadline for entry is June 1, 2012. For more information go to www.veneertech.com or call 800-593-5601.