This is my first attempt at blogging but I thought people might be interested in the approach I took. Getting hold of consistently dimensioned timber for making boxes has always been a challenge, especially when small thicknesses are required a...
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Location: North Yorkshire
We moved to our new home in October 2013 after many happy years in Essex. Downsizing and the need to get a properly organised workshop were some of the reasons for our move. I have spent a lot of the time since our move organising the new shop and am now ready to start some real work!
I am a self taught maker using hand tools as much as possible but also some power tools where it helps.
I have a long list of To Dos to get through including a chevalet!
-- It always looks better when it's finished!
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|commented on||SCHNITZEL MALLET (MEAT TENDERIZER )||03-02-2015 09:21 AM|
|commented on||ART DECO||02-28-2015 09:22 AM|
|commented on||Mortice-Cutting Gauges||02-25-2015 02:41 PM|
|commented on||Solid Hickory folding beard/mustache comb||02-23-2015 09:27 AM|
|commented on||My first hand plane||02-22-2015 09:31 AM|
|commented on||Second Marquetry box||02-19-2015 09:00 AM|
|commented on||Spalted Hackberry, Live Edge Coffee Table||02-19-2015 08:57 AM|
|commented on||RUSTIC WOOD AND LEATHER BOX||02-16-2015 09:02 AM|
|commented on||Service Cart for the dude who's feeling a little older.||02-16-2015 08:48 AM|
|commented on||OK, The French Veneer (at last) #15: Top Sand Shading and Assembly||02-15-2015 10:38 PM|
|commented on||Mesquite Morris Chairs -- As usual, one step over the line.||02-14-2015 03:55 PM|
|commented on||Small Serving Spoon||02-12-2015 10:40 PM|
|commented on||My version of CueballRosendaul!||02-12-2015 10:37 PM|
|commented on||Small Serving Spoon||02-12-2015 03:14 PM|
|commented on||Black Bean and Rock Maple||02-07-2015 09:27 AM|
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For all those who have an interest, BBC Four aired a programme last night on the life and work of Grinling Gibbons the renowned 17th Century carver. The programme is available to watch on BBC iPlayer via this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b...
Not quite certain if this is the place to put this, but here goes. The BBC is running a series of documentaries about famous English furniture makers and carvers. The first programme in the series about Thomas Chippendale was shown last night (Jan...