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Another Gift - Growler Holder

After the previous post on the axe I built, I was inspired to build some more gifts since it was a nice way to learn the craft and create a memory. A roommate from college…

By Jeremy

March 23, 2018

What Started it All - Tie Bars

If you’ve read my first post on this site, you’ll know that the whole reason I decided to build a bench and get into woodworking was a moronic idea that I was going to start…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

The Long and Winding Axe Build

Browsing woodworking Youtube channels leads to an unprecedented amount of ideas. These folks make it look so easy to create such beautiful things but I have to keep telling myself that they’ve worked hard to…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

Safety Upgrades

Upon setting up the bandsaw and learning how it works, everything seemed to be fine. I inspected all of the closed chambers to make sure there were no obstructions and turned the saw on. It…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

A Lucky Acceleration

I told myself when I started that I wouldn’t be that guy: the one who goes out and buys the most expensive tools immediately assuming it will make you a good woodworker. Up until this…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

Quick and Dirty Log Holder

Now that I totally gave away a ton of wood that I could have used, I did the only natural thing: regret my decision and buy some wood. I tend to do things without thinking.…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

First Try at Wooden Coasters

After getting my saw, I was always looking for things to cut. Due to a few hurricanes over the past couple years, the power company decided to take a stab at taking down risky trees…

By Jeremy

March 22, 2018

New homes for new friends – Part II

It was a bit cruel to have my first real stationary power tool sitting on the concrete floor. It was time to put something together to house this bad boy. I’d need some more plywood…

By Jeremy

November 6, 2017

New homes for new friends - Part I

When I first started to look into what I could make, I was constantly drawn towards videos on dovetails. They were such a simple and beautiful looking wood joint that I needed to learn to…

By Jeremy

September 9, 2017

Hello.

We all have to start somewhere. I’ll be honest right away: I’ve never really been interested in woodworking. Not that it was guaranteed but there was no training provided to me at any point on…

By Jeremy

August 31, 2017