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64 posts in 1690 days
Location: Kanata Ontario Canada
I have been working with wood on and off for many years but started serious working in the craft from about 2000. I produce fine pieces of handcrafted woodworking using mainly solid woods. I have made things from photo screens, picture frames, memory boxes and shelving units. To entertainment units, beds and tables. I work out of a small work shop in the basement of my home in Kanata Ontario Canada and spend as much time their as I can. I share my life with my wife, two children and various pets.
I owe my love for woodworking to my father who has been a hobbyist woodworker for many years. As a boy I spent many hours playing in the sawdust on the floor of his basement work shop.
Most of my projects seem to be commissions for family and friends but I also have made many pieces for others.
I find inspiration for my projects from reading books and magazine about woodworking, surfing the internet and talking with other woodworkers.
My goal is always to make the best handcrafted piece of woodworking I can. As well as challenging myself in design and construction of each and every piece.
-- Ken, Kanata Ont. Canada
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|added project||Shaker inspired table.||228 days ago|
|added project||Hope Chest||242 days ago|
|added project||Church pew coffee table.||299 days ago|
|added project||Ballot box||351 days ago|
|commented on||Display cabinet||420 days ago|
|commented on||Guitar stand||420 days ago|
|commented on||Guitar stand||421 days ago|
|added project||Guitar stand||421 days ago|
|added project||Display cabinet||421 days ago|
|commented on||Oak Bookcase||465 days ago|
|commented on||In the wood shop today #9: shaping chair legs on router table||578 days ago|
|commented on||In the wood shop today #8: Project updates||579 days ago|
|commented on||Guitar Display Case.||862 days ago|
|added project||Guitar Display Case.||863 days ago|