In many avenues of life, camaraderie bolsters the soul, hones skill, and enlivens new passion. To that end, lets talk (well I guess I’ll write and you read) about the new appreciation I’ve found for woodworking guilds.
I’ve had lots of interest around this bowl after sharing the rough turned photo in my post, Chip-N-Dip On The Way. Well, it’s 8 months later (where does time actually go?) and the piece is ready to be finish turned. I used the “dip” portion of the bowl to expand the chuck jaws into. Since the inside surface […]
Go check out the new shop, Going Local NC, which highlights the talent of local NC artisans! My work can be found here along with many others. Work ranges from gourmet coffee and dog treats to great photography and wood turning! Going Local NC will be holding its grand opening tomorrow 9-4-2014 at 5 p.m. […]
Many woodworkers will spend top dollar on new machinery that’s “safe”, but neglect their own long term health. Woodworking creates lots and lots of dust. Over time, this can lead to respiratory problems that no one wants to deal with. No matter what your solution to dust control is, just about anything is better than nothing. […]
One of my fellow WGNC members offered to show me the ropes of the McNaughton bowl coring system. I was unfortunately out of town when he hosted the guild a month prior demonstrating the same thing. So, we set a time that would work for both of us and I realized something… I needed to […]