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New project! A table with benches. Lots of fun!

Last summer I had a customer ask for a kitchen table. I was glad to discuss this project with them with the caveat that I work this project in aside from my regular kitchen cabinet installations. So after more than a … Continue reading

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handsaws and little surprises

once in a while your just tooling along thinking you know how things are going to turn out. And then low and behold life steps up and slaps you on the forehead. So, I’m working on a few saw plates … Continue reading

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A big thanks to Matt Bickford and Lost Art Press

Ok, it’s Saturday morning, and I’ve managed to worm my bench and hand tools back into the garage. I decided to clean up a couple of saws from a nest I picked up a while back. While admiring the etching that … Continue reading

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What to do next?

I have just was given notice that my parking agreement with a local business is ending. Not from anything that I have done but because of other less respectful folks have done over the past year. So the parking space … Continue reading

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A cherry set of saw horses

These saw horses at present are being used to support my bench top. They were a fun build. Built from 8/4 cherry featuring draw bored mortise and tenon joinery along with wedge tenons for the cross members. The result is … Continue reading

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Hello world!

I am a carpenter by trade, and a wood worker in my heart. I hope in the coming weeks I will share some of the work from my past and share the work in my future.

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