Snake Box07-25-2015 This has been a fun project for a number of reasons. Number one being that I used salvaged material to make my Snake Box. Number two… I used all hand tools. Number three… I made the box hardware by hand. Number f...
|View Skip Mathews's:||home||workshop||projects (7)||blog (11)||reviews (0)||forum topics (0)||buddies (23)||favorites (1)||activity log|
98 posts in 816 days
Location: Lone Jack, Missouri
My artistic focus is a bit like a pin ball and has taken me down several roads of interest including, oil painting and water colors, pottery, furniture repair and general tinkering, bookbinding, acoustic rhythm guitar , blues and finger picking, acoustic guitar repair, carpentry, woodworking and woodworking tool restoration, and so on. I never know where I am headed next.
I do feel lucky to be able to enjoy and experiment with all of it, some explored deeper than others. At this time I am still having fun with guitar...
-- Being focused on a project is the best meditation, it allows you to live in the moment"
Latest Activity | view all »
|commented on||Snake Box||07-28-2015 12:36 AM|
|commented on||Snake Box||07-27-2015 10:33 PM|
|commented on||Snake Box||07-26-2015 07:13 PM|
|added blog entry||Snake Box||07-26-2015 04:58 AM|
|commented on||tri square||05-25-2015 04:30 PM|
|commented on||tri square||05-25-2015 04:22 PM|
|commented on||tri square||05-25-2015 10:02 AM|
|commented on||Night stand||05-25-2015 05:27 AM|
|added blog entry||tri square||05-25-2015 05:23 AM|
|commented on||scraper??||05-09-2015 11:59 PM|
|added blog entry||scraper??||05-09-2015 03:09 AM|
|commented on||Tray for Lily White Washita||05-06-2015 04:42 AM|
|added project||Tray for Lily White Washita||05-03-2015 04:06 AM|
|added blog entry||Lily White Washita Oilstone||04-27-2015 03:04 AM|
|commented on||Dowel Maker Fail||01-19-2015 03:32 AM|
Latest Projects | view all 7 »
Latest Blog Entries | view all 11 »
I found this small four inch tri square at a flee market for $8.I have not been able the make out the maker mark, looks like Rich-ConIt is in pretty good condition for being 106yrs oldIt is also right-on square.It is much easier to use when workin...
Something I found on a weekend trip. I have heard these stones are pretty good but very hard to find.This one is in very near mint condition.I have never used anything but oil stones so this is a good addition to my tool box.Almost hate to get ...
Here are a few pictures and notes on my sharpening process. Many of you know a great deal more than I about sharpening sawblades but I thought I would document my process and see if anyone has any pointers for improvement. Here is my set up....