Finally got started on a box im making for my wifes mother’s ashes, i spent 9 hours on a sunday with spalted maple and my scroll saw and every evening the following week with a set of palm carving chisles and alot of patience, ti...
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Location: peterborough, ontario canada
Im a 31 year old non ticketed carpenter working in a shop located in peterborough.
Credited to an early start in insurance restoration and a patient teacher i have a broad range of skill as an overall tradesman but was always enticed by finer work, in 2011 i got a shop job for a dedicated trim company building fire place mantles , installing interior railings and doing any odball custom stuff that comes down the pipe wich could be anywhere from a coffered ceiling to specialty wainscott to kitchen cabinets, with the job came a particular perk.... A key and a passcode! Since then if im not working , im playing, teaching myself new to me techniques, mothods , species,ect... I have a tendencie in my play time to attempt the most difficult things i can think of lol, but in doing that it makes my day to day work that much more approachable and easier. In short im obsessed, the more challenging the better ;-)
-- clamps dammit!! i need more clamps!!
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|commented on||Time to make some changes to the shop. #7: New tools are always a nice change to the shop... Hitachi Scroll Saw!||03-04-2014 01:14 AM|
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|added blog entry||operation : box||03-02-2014 10:17 PM|
|started topic||looking for advice||03-02-2014 09:44 PM|
|commented on||fire place mantle||02-18-2014 09:29 PM|
|commented on||Dragoncarved portal in a family style.||02-18-2014 04:20 AM|
|commented on||free reign railing||02-18-2014 04:14 AM|
|commented on||Rock-n H Dead Blow Mallet||02-18-2014 04:09 AM|
|started topic||bizaar mallet||02-18-2014 03:58 AM|
|added project||free reign railing||02-18-2014 03:31 AM|
|commented on||never ending chess set||02-18-2014 12:39 AM|
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|commented on||Hand Cut Double Dovetail Experiment||02-17-2014 11:53 PM|