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About fitz

Woodworker, writer, editor, teacher, ailurophile, Shakespearean. Will write for air-dried walnut.

Becksvoort’s Dovetail Class – Registration Now Open

Registration for Christian Becksvoort’s All About Dovetails one-day class is now open. (If you don’t get in, do sign up for the waitlist.) Note: Some people are having trouble signing up for the waitlist – we’ve checked everything we can … Continue reading

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Christian Becksvoort Book Release Party & Class

Christian Becksvoort’s new book, “Shaker Inspiration” is hot off the press (if you’ve already ordered, look for it in your mailbox soon) – and he’s making the trip from Maine to the Lost Art Press Shop in Covington, Ky., for … Continue reading

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FAQs on Classes at Lost Art Press

We’ll be announcing classes for the second half of 2019 in January (and we still have a few slots available during the first half of the year). Plus, I’ll be posting next week about a semi-last-minute addition to our January … Continue reading

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Questions About Classes?

Administrivia: A reminder that if you have questions about classes at Lost Art Press to please send an email to me at, not the Lost Art Press help desk. Thanks! — Fitz

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Download a Free Excerpt of ‘Shaker Inspiration’

“Shaker Inspiration” is at the printer, and is on track to ship in mid to late November. Until the harcover book ships, all customers who purchase the book get free pdf download of the entire book at checkout. The pdf … Continue reading

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A Look Inside ‘Shaker Inspiration’

“Shaker Inspiration,” Christian’s Becksvoort’s new book, is a bit different than most Lost Art Press titles; it’s part inspiration (both for the reader, and a look at the Shaker furniture tradition that has inspired much of Becksvoort’s furniture), part woodworking … Continue reading

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Class Registration Now Live

Registration is now open for the following first-half 2019 Lost Art Press classes (do sign up for the waitlists if you don’t immediately make it in): • Staked High Stool with Christopher Schwarz, Jan. 19 & 20 • Anarchist’s Tool … Continue reading

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