Making kitchen tools from a log
A friend gave me some nice cherry logs that I sealed the ends of and let dry for the past year. I haven’t done much of my own milling, but I decided to get one of the logs out and see how much I could make out of it. What I ended up getting out […]
Two Staked Wooden Stools from The Anarchist’s Design Book
I love staked wooden chairs and I want to learn how to make them, so I picked up The Anarchist’s Design Book from Lost Art Press. All of their books are top-notch and I highly recommend them. Christopher Schwarz’s introduction on what he means by “anarchist” resonates deeply with me. I figured I’d start small […]
Maintenance on a Shopsmith Mark V
Fixing a stuck floating motor sheave and cleaning out years of grime on a Shopsmith Mark V.