Category Archives: Lost Art Press Storefront

Coming Soon: More Classes at Our Storefront

When I purchased my shop building in Covington, Ky., I swore I wasn’t going to open a woodworking school. And, in all honesty, I still don’t want to run a school or return to teaching. I will, however, allow my … Continue reading

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Saturday: A Book-release Party & an Open Storefront

This Saturday, Dec. 9, will be the last day the Lost Art Press storefront will be open for 2017 (our next open day will be Jan. 13, 2018). So if you need holiday gifts or something with a personal signature, … Continue reading

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The Year of the Covington Mechanical Library

This calendar year has been all about gutting, rebuilding and setting up the Horse Garage, which will store wood and a few machines that I use for processing stock. For 2018, the major project will be setting up a mechanical … Continue reading

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Piece by Piece Until Peace

I’ve found that the way I design furniture and the way I restore buildings are unusually similar. When I design a chair, cabinet or workbench, it’s a subtractive process. I usually begin with something quite complicated and then remove bits … Continue reading

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Countdown on the Horse Garage

Thanks entirely to Megan Fitzpatrick and Brendan Gaffney, the machine room for my workshop is on schedule to be complete by the end of the year. It feels incredibly good to be typing those words. When we bought the storefront … Continue reading

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The Change of Seasons (Covington Style)

It’s been almost six months since my last haircut and three months since my last shave. This is not intentional. I simply don’t care what I look like or what others think of my visage (hey, a Fancy Lad term!). … Continue reading

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Tickets for Our Dec. 9 Book-release Party

You can claim your free tickets for the Dec. 9 book release party with Mary May and George Walker using this link. The event is 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at our storefront: 837 Willard St., Covington, KY 41011. Each … Continue reading

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