So long 2013 and hello 14.A friend called and asked if I was intrested in some wood with a dark center and light sapwood.Hmmmm….. Let’s think about this for a millisecond. YES!He called it mimosa wood. If the rest of the year is anyt...
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I am an avid woodworker, I love to carve and create unique pieces.
Some good some not to good but I try.
I have learned a wealth of info on LJ's and visit this site daily for inspiration.
I love to work the WOOD!
-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.
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To begin, this is not my idea but I have adopted it as a very useful way to clean Dremel burs and similar type rotory bits.I began by turning a piece of 1”X1” plastic material (just somthing I had) wood also works fine. As the pictur...
Today started pretty much like most days do…. a couple of cups of coffee then its off to see what I can get into.As I was drinking the first cup, the eyes started opening up and I began to think about the Gator stock. By the second cup I was...
My father-n-law sent me his BB gun stock for practice. Although the wood in these stocks are very soft it had its challenges nevertheless.After scribing the design on the stock I began to carve inside the banner area to relieve it so the banner lo...
It has been quite some time since I have carved. Life gets in the way somtimes and I dropped all carving tools and let them collect dust. Now that life is playing its dirty little tricks elsewhere I am once again trying my hand at this fun hobby c...