LumberJocks

Got my Rockler.com order

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by TheWoodArtisan posted 11-25-2009 01:29 AM 890 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Purchased the Turnlock Sign Routing set and a 20 lb box of assorted hardwood scraps. My wife thinks I’m crazy for ordering scrap wood but I got some real nice pieces of walnut and ash that will i will be using for the chessboard I am wanting to start.

I don’t have a bandsaw yet so I am going to be cutting down the boards when I visit my Grandparents over the holiday. I think my Grandpa is as excited as I am ;)



3 comments so far

View CaptainSkully's profile

CaptainSkully

1437 posts in 3024 days


#1 posted 11-25-2009 01:56 AM

If we let women thinking we’re crazy stop us, we’d never get anything done. Did you see my kite camera blog?

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

View dustbunny's profile

dustbunny

1149 posts in 2760 days


#2 posted 11-25-2009 02:31 AM

Sounds like you’re off to a great start,
nice you have your grandpa cheering you on.
Looking forward to seeing some finished boards.
Enjoy your Thanksgiving,

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

View bunkie's profile

bunkie

412 posts in 2612 days


#3 posted 11-25-2009 02:45 AM

Yay for crazy obsessions! They make life interesting.

BTW, the latest WoodSmith arrived today and there’s an article on making inlay banding out of scraps. I’d call that great timing!

-- Altruism is, ultimately, self-serving

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