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Location: Santa Barbara

Began first furniture project in 2006 and was hooked. Play in a driveway/garage workshop. Great on sunny days, and bit problematic when it rains. I have a small workbench in my office for rainy day messing around. Most stationary tools are used in the garage and hand tool (corded and not) done in driveway. Even to use stationary tools, I have to roll carts and benches out of garage to have room.

Most work is of my own (though heavily influenced by work of others) design. Have made a few small tables from magazine articles as learning exercises.

Semi-retired graphic artist and typographer by trade. Early days in engineering and quality control type activities until I got that elusive engineering degree. Then started my own typesetting business which morphed over the years as technology changed.

Taught graphics and computer skills at my own school as well as courses at local community college and a few UC Extension classes. Did a bit of travel writing once business tapered (ok, crashed) off and daughter went off to college.

Enjoy woodworking for its hands-on quality, problem solving opportunities, challenge of matching design visions with craftsmanship limitations and growth, and of course, the excuse to buy and hold very cool tools.

-- "When you are not sure where to begin, lead with gratitude."

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commented on Tall, narrow cabinet of cherry & padauk 580 days ago
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added project Tall, narrow cabinet of cherry & padauk 580 days ago
commented on Bubinga Sideboard 605 days ago
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added project Bubinga Sideboard 607 days ago
commented on HorizontalMike's Profile 626 days ago
commented on Little trucks for little tot's 629 days ago
added project Wine Cabinet 629 days ago
commented on Hall Table with floating top 632 days ago
commented on Hall Table with floating top 632 days ago
added project Hall Table with floating top 633 days ago
commented on Computer Desk 633 days ago

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#1 posted 635 days ago

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

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#2 posted 634 days ago

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#3 posted 634 days ago

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 634 days ago

Welcome to Lumber Jocks – looking forward to viewing your projects,

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 633 days ago

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#6 posted 627 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks! If you keep producing fine products like that wine cabinet project, then I will probably be asking YOU for advice. You appear to be quite talented.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 606 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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