Hybrid Woodworker Nov28

Hybrid Woodworker

Marc Spagnuolo, better known in the woodworking scene as The Wood Whisperer, recently published a book entitled Hybrid Woodworking.  Marc is not only great at working wood, but loves to share his techniques while tying in a bit of humor in his YouTube videos and podcasts.  Hybrid Woodworking,...

Baxter’s New Coat Nov11

Baxter’s New C...

It’s getting cold down here and since Baxter has only lived in warm weather before, I made a coat to help him transition to the...

Joinery Bench & Moxon Vise Nov07

Joinery Bench &...

So a few months ago, I ventured up to a small sawmill just outside of Columbia, South Carolina to pick up some lumber.  The wood, Angelim Pedra or Angel’s Heart, is a very heavy species that originates from the rain forest areas of Brazil, Guyana, and Suriname.  It was in great shape...

2013 Atlanta Mini Maker Faire Nov02

2013 Atlanta Mini Ma...

The third annual Atlanta Mini Maker Faire is scheduled happened a few Saturdays ago at Georgia Tech. The fair, much like the one I attended in NYC, featured lots of local makers with their exhibits on robotics, green tech, electric vehicles, vintage computing, 3D printing and other crafts....