Afromosia and Oak Rack Jul16

Afromosia and Oak Ra...

A friend of mine wanted to show off his years of excellence with a nice coin rack. At the rate he receives these military challenge coins, he wanted an upgrade from is old rack and have a little room for expansion. I whipped up some plans and got to work. The levels are made of 3/4″ oak with...

EOS M Jul09

EOS M

Last week B&H Photo put the Canon EOS M on sale and I couldn’t resist picking it up.  It’s a mirrorless DSLR camera meant to replace or supplement a traditional mirror DSLR setup.  The best part about this new camera is that it uses all of the lenses in my existing collection....

Wine & Cheese Jul04

Wine & Cheese

We’re in Baltimore this weekend for a friend’s wedding, so I spent the past few weeks brainstorming and constucting a few gifts for their new home.  The first is a cheese board that I made from walnut and cherry.  The second is a wine tilt built from purpleheart and cherry.  The...

Cherry and Purpleheart Box Jul02

Cherry and Purplehea...

Almost 4 years ago I finished my first woodworking project – a jewelry box for Gina.  I recently took a look at that box and chuckled to myself at how unrefined it seemed.  I started this new project back in Hawaii, but had to take a break due to the move.  I finally finished it this...