Monthly Archives: July 2011

“The Joinery Challenge”

A couple of weeks ago I got a new DVD from Popular Woodworking called “The Joinery Challenge with Ron Herman.” I was excited to get this after reading about Ron in the magazine and blogs. For whatever reason the guy … Continue reading

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Williamsburg

After leaving North Carolina, my wife and I headed up to Williamsburg, VA. This was the first time either of us had been to Colonial Williamsburg. We both have a love of history and wanted to see how it compared … Continue reading

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“With mallets towards none.”

  Pittsboro, NC is nice little town south of Chapel Hill. Anyone who watches The Woodwright’s Shop knows that Chapel Hill is where the show is filmed. And anyone who follows Roy Underhill knows that Pittsboro is where almost three … Continue reading

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Disappointment and regret…..

….the two things I don’t want to feel at the end of a project. Right now, I am feeling both and I’m not even done. The tool chest is basically on stand-by now. I am about 36 hours or so … Continue reading

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Tool chest progress-2

Here’s some recent pictures of my tool chest. With my class at the Woodwright’s School fast approaching and very little time to myself, I have unfortunately been turning to power tools to help speed me along. I would have liked … Continue reading

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