Israel Martin is a furniture maker in Cantabria, Spain. He studied Forestry Engineering in Madrid and later pursued furniture making. Primarily self-taught, Israel’s work emphasizes the use of hand tools. He draws inspiration from Garret Hack, whom he studied with in Germany. Israel makes custom furniture for private clients and teaches furniture making in his unplugged woodshop. Israel has published articles in Furniture and Cabinetmaking magazine, as well as in Fine Woodworking and Australian Wood Review.