I finally made the commitment this spring and acquired enough stuff to try my hand at this dark art known as woodworking. Trees would tremble at the mention of my name! After being somewhat successful on creating a 5×8 box for my daughter...
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Location: Edmonton, Alberta
I have always loved the look and tactile feel of furniture, and grew up watching Norm every Sunday at dinner. Since then as space and money permits I have begun collecting tools with the intent of one day having the skills to use them. I'm happy to say that for each of the few projects I've completed I have noted an improvement in my craft so much so that the wife is even starting to ask me to build stuff for the house.
Each day I habitually look at each new project posted on Lumberjocks, and use it to serve as my inspiration, and the blogs as a virtual apprenticeship. I know that some of the world's premier craftsman are avid participants here and I thank each of you for sharing your craft secrets and ideas.
-- -- Mike Beauvais
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