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My second Entry into the Summers Woodworking 2x4 contest

43 days ago by cpine | 0 comments »

I was able to get the second entry finished. Chris http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3OpwDbfxLFw&list=UUoiFVDvzJX8tXXF5GsUPc_Q&feature=share

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Treasure Box - Series #2 - Post #11 - Sand Shading

47 days ago by Patricelejeune | 4 comments »

I has been a while and I thought I could give an update on this project. We are preparing the class room for june, which means cleaning the space we use between the classes as our marquetry and french polish workshop. I am finishing shading before to put the project on the side for those reason. I use the sand shading method and mostly dipping considering the number of pieces. I usually do one or 2 flowers at a time and dip a series of 2 or 3 pieces, sometime 4 which gives me ...

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MY Summers Woodwokring 2x4 contest entry

50 days ago by cpine | 4 comments »

My entry into the 2×4 contest. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeqHivOUzcc Chris

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tool load ,plane restorations, help needed Updated with more pics

51 days ago by cdnstudentwoodworker | 7 comments »

Recently i picked up three hand planes for 40 bucks at a local swap meet , one being the stanley defiance jack plane i showed earlier , also in the bunch were a stanley 102 and a rapier 400 smooth plane. My Uncle noticed my interest in wood and well… i ended up bringing home one of my grandpas (deceased since 2004) tool boxes full of tools that hadnt been used since they were put down by him. In that crate were a “IDEAL” brand jack plane , a stanley 9 1/2 and a stanley 102. ...

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Making Wooden Flowers #7: Making a Leaf Stem

53 days ago by Ronbrush | 0 comments »

Wire SizeIn making flower stems, I use several gauges of galvanized wire, ranging from 14 GA to 30 GA as well as single strands from picture wire. Although some people use thin brass tubing (available from hobby shops), I have found that wires of varying gauges are sufficient to create a pleasing result for this project. I use two gauges of wire for each flower. The thicknesses will depend on the size of your flower – bigger flower, thicker wire. The heaviest gauge will form the flower stem a...

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Making Wooden Flowers #6: Adding Sepals (the Calyx)

53 days ago by Ronbrush | 2 comments »

If you have been waiting for the next instalment of this tutorial, I apologize for the delay! This step is not absolutely necessary but I think it adds character to the finished flower. I create a star-shaped calyx by cutting three dart-shaped pieces from along the length of a shaving. These pieces are then soaked in water to encourage them to curl. With all three pieces placed with curls moving in the same direction, they can then be glued at the centre to form the calyx as shown below...

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Making a Small Panel Saw #1: The Saw Plate

55 days ago by Mosquito | 24 comments »

I haven’t got a very large workshop, or bench. I enjoy using hand tools, and often make small rip cuts at my bench in the leg vise. I’ve wanted a small panel saw, in the 16-18” range, for a little while now. I made the decision to try making my own, and a couple of weeks ago I ordered a saw plate and hardware from Two Guys In A Garage Toolworks (www.tgiag.com). I ordered the 6-1/2” x 18” x 0.032” thk small panel/half back saw plate. My blank saw plat...

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How to Cut Half-Lap Dovetails with Hand Tools - at Roy Underhill's Woodwright's School

55 days ago by WoodAndShop | 0 comments »

By Joshua Farnsworth (Writer at WoodAndShop.com) I shot the above detailed Video of master joiner Bill Anderson at Roy Underhill’s Woodwright’s School in Pittsboro, North Carolina. Bill shows how to cut a half-lap dovetail joint that covers the bottom groove in dovetail boxes. This excellent joint not only looks amazing, but it hides your grooves! BTW, he used mahogany wood on this joint. View the original blog post here. Yes, this video is longer than my typical videos, but i...

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Traditional Woodworking Tours #3: Virginia's Frontier Culture Museum – 1740s Settlement

56 days ago by WoodAndShop | 6 comments »

By Joshua Farnsworth (Writer at WoodAndShop.com) My family and I recently visited one of my new favorite woodworking destinations: The Frontier Culture Museum in Staunton, Virginia (see the above video). We planned to stay 2 hours, but stayed 6. I loved my visit and the historical tools and furniture so much that I went back a week later to interview the head furniture makers. So I’ll be sharing several upcoming videos & photos from my two visits. Some of them will focus just on the...

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Garden Dibble Wood Turing project.

58 days ago by cpine | 0 comments »

Back to the lathe for a quick little project. Thanks for watching! http://youtu.be/Iv0GbdU9IvM

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