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For all Those Wondering... Our Wood Slabs From Costa Rica are Due to Arrive This Afternoon

01-29-2015 02:50 PM by Boards48 | 0 comments »

After all this time waiting, our wood slabs are due to arrive this afternoon! They reached Port Newark early last week and because it was our first container… of course it was stopped by customs delaying our shipment. But the wait is finally over and we are so excited to receive our first container. Feel free to stop in next week to take a look at what came in! :)

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Wood Slabs Coming from Costa Rica

01-14-2015 03:25 PM by Boards48 | 4 comments »

A few weeks ago I went on a trip to Costa Rica in search of some really unique wood. What I found was just amazing! The forestry was brilliant with radiant colors and huge timbers. Along my journey I encountered Sura wood, Teak, Almendro, Ipe, Laurel, Guapinol, and Cedro Macho. I purchased a ton of this wood and am bringing it back to my shop to sell. Check on my website to see when these exotic woods arrive. Also keep a look out we will be posting future projects using this wood. :)ht...

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Slabbing Madrone Burls

11-02-2010 05:16 PM by OregonBurls | 9 comments »

This is my newest cutting. The madrone burl is especially nice. I love the new slabber attachment to my Lucas millThanks for watching!!!

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"Hobbit Holes in MyWorld" --by RusticWoodArt #65: Unorthodox WoodWorking Tools....

11-16-2009 02:52 AM by frank | 4 comments »

Unorthodox WoodWorking Tools…. ….at some point in my woodworking story,the point was made that i must create beyond,“beyond what” i heard my-self asking again until,“until the dreams you have be-come art” i perceived…. ….so much that i was more at the world’s lost end of my-self,since all my be-ing up until then had be-come as un-perceived,works of art back then all included “other’s” concept for wood,till the responsibility back then was all laid on my shou...

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WoodWriting Haiku Thursday's --by RusticWoodArt #37: Views of Wood Expression

09-12-2008 02:57 AM by frank | 5 comments »

Views of Wood Expression ....you decide your view,my minds made up i am one,all one piece of wood….—by flp ————————————————————————————————————————————————————...

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"Hobbit Holes in MyWorld" --by RusticWoodArt #21: Glamdring, Summer Awards and, Left Overs

07-29-2008 06:27 AM by frank | 3 comments »

Glamdring, Summer Awards and, Left Overs ....and so it ‘just is’. All good stories must have a place of start….then some middle ground….and then comes the ‘whats all left over’ or maybe I should say, the ‘left overs’. And as such, it seems fitting that since this is about ‘hobbit holes in my-world’....I should bring in one famous player, who working with me helped get this story going back in the early days of summer. That bein...

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WoodWriting Haiku Thursday's --by RusticWoodArt #27: Druthers of Wood

07-04-2008 01:58 AM by frank | 7 comments »

Druthers of Wood ....esoteric, rar-i-fied forms for wood art,realms of vision….—by flp ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————...

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"Hobbit Holes in MyWorld" --by RusticWoodArt #13: The Beauty of a Soul in Wood

06-27-2008 02:09 AM by frank | 3 comments »

The Beauty of a Soul in Wood ….into the fire of your eye, ran the character of the wood, and who was there to welcome my goings, but the burnished steel of i…. —-my going was but a sweetness of golden syrup, and from the tap ran gallons of sap, so what was i a doing collecting, when the springs of spring sprung ambrosia…. ....that was then till in my now of days, i milled your sapwood looking for slabs, and in the soul of your heartwood you still held more...

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WoodWriting Haiku Thursday's --by RusticWoodArt #25: Splaying For Maple

06-20-2008 02:01 AM by frank | 4 comments »

Splaying For Maple ….one wood as i am,wood house of the mighty ones,splayed color environs….–by flp ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————&#...

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"Hobbit Holes in MyWorld" --by RusticWoodArt #11: "Two Maples....One Pine and, ...."

05-21-2008 01:50 PM by frank | 9 comments »

Two Maples….One Pine, and…. ....so i stepped outside to the wonders of an outdoor workshop, where some trees where culling my name, having not much time to pass with endless chatter, i reached down and turned my cell-phone off…. —-silence….. ....and so i went up last week and payed my respects to an old friend, one much wiser then me in all the ways of wood, who welcomed me back since our meeting of last fall, while even now this one is busy in the givin...

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