So, I recently won a car in a sweepstakes. I don’t drive, so at first I had a bit of trouble getting excited about the win. But then I realized: I hadn’t so much won a car as won a new computer, a bandsaw, a thickness sander, and a bun...
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Location: Aurora, CO
I'm a complete newb as a woodworker, but I'm autistic and I tend to make an intense study of things that I'm interested in. I'm planning to practice different joinery techniques by making a series of fairly small boxes until I can do it well. My background is in fiber and textile art, so I tend to bring in techniques that I've learned in those contexts to woodworking and other projects.
-- "When you lose the power to laugh, you lose the power to think straight" - Inherit the Wind
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|started topic||Breaking two router bits in a row||09-14-2010 04:53 AM|
|started topic||Clamping to correct cupping in thin boards?||09-09-2010 10:44 PM|
|started topic||Glue-and-sander trick: best grit?||07-18-2010 02:57 AM|
|started topic||Lacewood||07-07-2010 09:20 PM|
|started topic||Dust collector accessory questions||07-07-2010 12:34 AM|
|started topic||Building a Dust Collector Parfait||07-03-2010 04:38 AM|
|replied on||Get on Board with the latest HOT Woodworking product!||07-03-2010 04:03 AM|
|replied on||Am I a "hoarder"? What do you do with your scraps?||07-03-2010 03:53 AM|
|started topic||Resawing Bubinga||07-03-2010 01:22 AM|
|commented on||Drum Sanders are magic...||07-01-2010 03:11 PM|
|commented on||Drum Sanders are magic...||07-01-2010 02:32 PM|
|posted review||Drum Sanders are magic...||07-01-2010 04:25 AM|
|started topic||Horsepower||06-30-2010 06:14 AM|
|replied on||Bandsaw question||06-30-2010 04:33 AM|
|commented on||Riddle Project - Can you guess what it is?||06-29-2010 04:55 AM|
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My mom and my grandfather have their birthdays about a week apart in March, and I want to make them each something special. Since I’ve been making several dozen small boxes anyway, I thought I’d try combining a number of boxes together...
Say what you like about the Bench Cookies, I really like mine. So when this contest came along I jumped at it, despite having no experience whatsoever making a video. But with the help of my mom as the onscreen actor, I think I’ve put togeth...