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|71 days ago||
Come Say Hello - 2 replies
CP Johnson, one my premier wood suppliers is having his second open house this Saturday just out side of Culpepper Virginia, and I will be there as well, so if any of you can it would be nice to meet and say hello , Also Chris wil lbe having some really nice wood discounted, if you have an interest. Here is alink to CP’s open house, an...
|174 days ago||
Ok , this is getting around the internet, so my fellow LJ don’t get left out here ya go . http://www.iplayerhd.com/playerframe/share/96f7b953-c343-4592-a586-9eabcc8bf375 I promise this works really well ..Have done alot of work for museums and worked for some “old timers” years ago, thats where I learned it .. It was just...
|176 days ago||
Wanted 2 newbies - 10 replies
I do a little on line finishing class, and I need some feed back… The first 2 inexperienced, not quite comfortable with finishing , folk who pm me,. I will set you up with the class.. Free ..All I want is your feed back, via email .
|194 days ago||
Band saw set up and tuning - 6 replies
I have used bandsaws for over 40 years.. this is the best video I have ever seen on it .. The guy really knows his stuff . I was impressed hope it helps http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGbZqWac0jU
|205 days ago||
Baltimore Woodworking Show - 12 replies
We will be going to the Baltimore Woodworking Show on Saturday Jan 4 , from 10 am to 3 pm . We will be at the Woodcraft booth . If any of you folks attend , hope you will stop by and say helllo . Always good to meet other LJ’s . Here is a link to my blog on it , which has a link to the show ,hope to see you there. http://intheworksho...
|406 days ago||
Cruise In - 2 replies
Every couple of years we do a Cruise in, where we open up and folks just drop by and say hello , this year we have teamed up with my good friend and one of my premier wood suppliers so if your able it would sure be nice to meet some of you guys. CP is in central Virginia here are the details http://intheworkshop.wordpress.com/
|457 days ago||
Here is some photos and a brief description of a table I did in my show, thought other’s would get a kick out of seeing it. Talk about what you do with your scraps, well check it out. http://intheworkshop.wordpress.com/2013/04/22/stump-table-aka-swamp-art/
|481 days ago||
Baileigh Bandsaw question - 22 replies
Shane , I need a “kick butt” bandsaw, I do alot of resawing , I am looking at this unit hard, what is the resaw capacity on this http://wood.baileighindustrial.com/vertical-bandsaw-wbs-22
|526 days ago||
Mary May Carving Class and Other Stuff - 4 replies
I had the good fortune to go to a carving class last week in Charleston SC with Mary May and some of my friends and we spent a week . I cannot tell you how good Marys classes are , she is just excellent. So while we were there we filmed some , and thought we would share. Some of you will recall a few weeks back we were talking about Aspha...
|613 days ago||
Pen finishes - 11 replies
What do you pen turners use, prefer for pens,
|635 days ago||
New You Tube, Might help ya out - 5 replies
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lugNoCD8bg Give it a try, you might be surprised, later folks, be safe
|915 days ago||
The Finest of Eye Candy - 8 replies
if you have never heard of John Townsend or John Goddard, let me introduce, you, I recently visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC, so I wrote a little blog and we got some of the little phone and pictures up , these are beyong belief and considering they were built in the late 1700’s and early 1800”s , really is amazing, che...
|947 days ago||
Da Box Rocks On - 9 replies
Remember the little Bombe box we did with Stumpy, well we did a few more, so thought you might like to take a look, one is bubinga, trim another walnut, some dyed cherry, and we mixed up the tiger maple and the cherry on a couple. here is the blog I did, just watch the slide show . http://intheworkshop.wordpress.com/2011/12/19/my-boxes-finished/...
|975 days ago||
Congrats Steve Ramsey - 42 replies
our very own Steve Ramsey of Woodworking for Mere Mortals, just hit the big time, he is listed as having the number 1 woodworking video on you tube,,, Way to go Steve ( your nuts you know that, right , but in a good way) I personally really enjoy Steve, and obviously many more do, again, congrats. you have earned it, ! http://www.woodw...
|1015 days ago||
Tucson Az A Reminder - 6 replies
Just a quick reminder we will be at the Woodcraft In Tucson this Saturday , Sunday and Monday Saturday they have a full tool show as well as other exibitors, and its all free, I will be doing demos as well, on cabriolet legs, answering questions and all sorts of stuff, Sunday is a full day finishing class, and Monday we have 3 other classes...
|1028 days ago||
Aqua Coat Grain Filler - 18 replies
this is more a review than anything, I got the filler and gave it a good go, and found it did quite well, so thought I would just let you know , just my .02 , nothing more,,, here is what I wrote in my blog http://intheworkshop.wordpress.com/2011/09/29/aqua-coat-grain-filler-its-a-keeper/
|1036 days ago||
No Problems, Need Your Help - 21 replies
I get a lot of email’s asking questions on many subjects, and most are “basic” issues, folks needing solutions to issues that typically are a result of not having tools and machines and so forth to do what they want to do, or not understanding how to think a little out of the box. In my world where I have nice tools and so forth, it seems easy ...
|1290 days ago||
Time to quit talking A1Jims Son - 43 replies
I am hoping everyone here has read the blog from Jim, about his son , well things arent any better, and on top of the medical and because of the medical obviously the financial burden has been difficult, to the point , utilities , food and the basic needs are in serious trouble, it’s time to do something, the guys over at American Woodwor...
|1480 days ago||
Funny and good marketing - 11 replies
just for fun , enjoy http://www.toolgirl.com/toolgirl/2010/07/serious-torque-for-serious-builders.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Toolgirl+%28ToolGirl%29
|1530 days ago||
Another Finishing Issue Addressed - 5 replies
Ok , since we have been having alot of finish issue threads. and hopefully helping to conquer them here is another… the term is “like on Like” in the industry , and from what I can see water base is surely going to be the finish of the future, alot of States already have so many VOC restrictions , our beloved oils and lacquer...