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Is Sanding Necessary?

Yesterday I woke up with a pretty nasty bug that’s going around, so haven’t put as much time towards finishing my Shaker Step Stool as I’d like. I’m staring at the calender, counting the day’s till vacation is over and … Continue reading

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Shaker Step Stool, getting started

This will be my next project. As a beginner, this project is a bit intimidating. Central to the piece are 16 dovetails. Those 16 dovetails represent – if I’ve counted correctly – 92 different surfaces that must be cut precisely … Continue reading

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So you want to start woodworking? (version 1)

This is the first version of a short piece I imagine myself writing over and over again, as I learn more myself and find new material. It is essentially what I wish I had been able to read before I … Continue reading

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