So, this past while I’ve been busy with finishing up school, packing to get ready to move, and starting my work term/summer job at Added Touch Stairs and Floors. The final step and the work I did on the last day at school, was milling the lu...
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Location: Nova Scotia, Canada
I'm a student currently just finishing up the carpentry program at NSCC. I've had a love of woodworking and joinery from a young age and having a love of playing with lego, but also wood. My father, and my uncle and grandfather (on moms side) were all carpenters by trade, all of which had learned the trade from my Master Joiner Grandpa Rollo. He was the prime inspiration and motivated for me to really become serious about my woodworking and consider it a career, to his honour I do all my work with pride.
I got introduced to LumberJocks by my buddy in Carp. school Keelan. He has become a good friend and colleague of mine.
I'll post pics of previous projects, although finished, you'll see some of the work, and on any new projects, I'll do my best to remember to stop and take some photos.
-- Drummer Gandy
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Alright, did a lot of work the past while, even though it seems like I haven’t. I’ve been busy working!I started with the footboard, I first lined all the slats up in between the rails. This was probably one of the most frustrating par...
Okay, so big update here. i did a lot of work the past couple days, and, a lot of milling. I swear, if theres such a thing as being a pro at milling, I’m it. First off, i got the legs finished up; tapered, chamfered, sanded, mortised. Aft...
So, I’ve started the bed and its been going pretty good so far. I had all the stock that i had already bought (still need to find a few pieces and pick up the hardward, however its not Really needed until the end, so im not worried about it)...
Second Year Carpentry was pretty great. We are in the last 2 months of schooling then we have 5 weeks of work placement, then we graduate! First things we got working on, the first day! Was framing up sheds. What we did with these taught skills...