My wife’s family reunion plans to have an auction when they get together this summer, and our church is going to have an auction to gather funds for a mission trip this summer. To assist the family reunion auction, I […]
Returning to wood and tools after a 20-year hiatus.
Who doesn’t love love a wood that is purple in it’s natural state?? Nearly every woodworker falls all over themselves to claim a board or two for a project that screams out to them when they first see that color. […]
I love figured woods! Each subsequent project reflects more of my desire to let the wood itself be a prominent feature. This small box took some time to complete. The desire to let the beauty of the wood outstripped the […]
Once the Nebraska winter kicks in, and my other projects are completed, I like to get out my small lathe and turn a few things. This time, I had some little things in mind, but much of what I wanted […]
The scraps are always a dilemma. Should they be kept or tossed? When working with wonderful woods on various projects, I can never get myself to discard any piece that gives me even a hint that it could be used […]