This month, I have been researching Charles Lathrop Pack, a lumberjack who finally saw a problem with acre upon acre of tree stumps and became a nature conservative – urging all citizens to plant a tree. This life story is now a YouTube Video and ...
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Location: Brownsburg Indiana
Am an retired amateur woodworker who creates toys that are donated at Christmas and create a few carving.
Recently have become interested in the history of woodworking at the turn of the last century. Have posted historic woodworker tribute videos on YouTube.com under channel Hoosierwoodcraft.
-- Thanks to the Wood Spirit, Tom
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Since Quora has ranked Charles Rennie Mackintosh as one of the ten best woodworkers, I have re-posted my earlier tribute video on this architect. If you would like to see it, it is posted at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bpjzwWCzpk His design...
Continuing my search of the best woodworker, I returned to the times of the American Revolution (i.e. competing against Duncan Phyfe); and researched a cabinet maker who captured the essence of ancient civilizations creating furniture in the E...
A few months ago, I was flipping thru Tage Frid’s Teaching Woodworking series, and I realized how well those instructive textbooks have held up for the past 30 years. So I did a little more research, and came up with a historic woodworker...
Developed this video tribute to the furniture designer Charles Rohlfs and his impact on Arts and Craft Furniture at the turn of the 20th Century. The video can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmzQFLXhzTQ&feature=em-upload_owner