LumberJocks

FloridaArt

  • Advertise with us
View FloridaArt's:homeworkshopprojects (162)blog (1)reviews (0)forum topics (0)buddies (66)favorites (0)activity logWatch

741 posts in 2202 days

Location: Bradenton, Florida
Website: http://tinyurl.com/6b5lg8t

I have been woodworking casually since my teenage years when my uncle lent me his table saw. Gradually I built up my confidence and skills, and over the past 30 years have mostly used those skills to do home remodeling in my spare time. Recently I have taken a renewed interest in woodworking, and would like to learn more advanced techniques and achieve some more depth of skills.

My workshop is in my garage. My favorite tool is a 14-inch band saw. I have been making band saw boxes since May, 2009.

I am a founding member of the Woodworkers of NW Bradenton. Follow the link on this page to see our club site on FaceBook.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

Latest Activity | view all »

commented on Burnin' the Midnight Oil... 05-20-2015 10:03 PM
commented on Trash to Treasure & Organization 05-17-2015 10:51 AM
commented on In THESE shoes? 05-10-2015 11:58 AM
commented on One for The Money...Two For the Show... 04-22-2015 01:45 AM
commented on Lift Top Box 04-19-2015 01:36 AM
commented on Chocolate Easter Egg Box 04-05-2015 11:01 PM
commented on Another Simple Box... 04-02-2015 11:36 PM
commented on Spalted River Birch Turned Box 03-13-2015 12:43 AM
commented on Box with some router designs 02-17-2015 01:29 AM
added project Band Saw Box With Bark 02-07-2015 09:24 PM
commented on Floating Shelves 02-06-2015 02:44 AM
commented on Golf heads on golf heads 02-04-2015 11:36 AM
commented on Fish Tank Stand in Oak 02-02-2015 10:35 AM
added project Fish Tank Stand in Oak 02-01-2015 10:11 PM
commented on I Have Been Doing Somethin. :) 12-03-2014 12:19 PM

Latest Projects | view all 162 »

Latest Blog Entries | view all 1 »


Grab widget

17 comments so far

View Todd Thomas 's profile

Todd Thomas

4969 posts in 2353 days


#1 posted 05-16-2009 04:10 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks….This will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….

I’m looking forward to seeing your projects and posts…..

WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive.

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

View Max's profile

Max

55979 posts in 3177 days


#2 posted 05-16-2009 04:29 AM

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2726 days


#3 posted 05-16-2009 04:57 AM

Hello Art,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be both a rewarding and an inspirational part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

View wpreman's profile

wpreman

1611 posts in 2617 days


#4 posted 05-16-2009 05:03 AM

Welcome Art, glad you’ve joined us!

-- Bill, Florida

View Splinterman's profile

Splinterman

23057 posts in 2266 days


#5 posted 05-16-2009 05:15 AM

“Welcome to LJ’s”……Enjoy the experience.!!!

View Bureaucrat's profile

Bureaucrat

18332 posts in 2556 days


#6 posted 05-16-2009 07:19 AM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! This is a great place to get – or give – advice about woodworking on the forums and the project posts are a wonderful source of new ideas. I love this site, I hope you will enjoy it too.

Look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

View woodworm's profile

woodworm

14141 posts in 2495 days


#7 posted 05-16-2009 07:44 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View cabinetmaster's profile

cabinetmaster

10874 posts in 2462 days


#8 posted 05-16-2009 06:28 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

View Grumpy's profile

Grumpy

20224 posts in 2755 days


#9 posted 05-18-2009 12:31 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

View Karson's profile

Karson

34946 posts in 3305 days


#10 posted 05-25-2009 07:35 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard. †

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View Bureaucrat's profile

Bureaucrat

18332 posts in 2556 days


#11 posted 05-15-2010 05:14 AM

Imagine that! A year has gone by since you became a Lumber Jock. Congratulations on your anniversary! I look forward to your posts.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

View Roger's profile

Roger

16748 posts in 1708 days


#12 posted 02-06-2011 03:30 PM

you’ve got some great projects and ideas goin on there

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View Trev_Batstone's profile

Trev_Batstone

317 posts in 1397 days


#13 posted 09-20-2011 07:42 AM

Hello Art, I’ve just been looking at your bandsaw boxes and they are beautiful. I purchased a 9” Ryobi bandsaw about 7 months ago with the intent of making bandsaw boxes, but two problems: 1) the bandsaw was too small for what I really wanted to do, and 2) blade drift was a huge problem.. no matter what I did, cutting thicker pieces of wood was always a disaster. So I ended up selling it on Craigslist and hope that one day I can buy a reliable 14” bandsaw. Your gorgeous projects make me jealous. lol. Keep up the good work.

-- LIVE, LAUGH, CUT WOOD.

View Drunken Woodworker's profile

Drunken Woodworker

65 posts in 1156 days


#14 posted 08-25-2012 05:39 PM

I really enjoy your bandsaw boxes. Great work!

-- Visit my blog at http://drunkenwoodworker.com

View whitewulf's profile

whitewulf

450 posts in 1841 days


#15 posted 08-25-2012 09:40 PM

Art,

Excellent photo layout!

I know it would be cheating, but with Lam’s it could be done with no surface glue lines. More loboa intensive too!

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com