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In the kitchen (by choice)

A craftsman whose work I have long admired recently mentioned that he’d noticed lots of kitchens in my Instagram feed and asked whether I enjoy the work or just do it to pay the bills. “A friend in advertising gave … Continue reading

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Teach Your Children Well

I’ve never pushed woodworking on my daughters. My shop door has always been open to my family, and I’m happy when they elect to hang out there or even help a bit. Perhaps I’m making a serious mistake, but I … Continue reading

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LAP Class Slots Still Available in Early 2019

I’m working right now on getting the list together for classes during the second half of 2019 (which will be posted in January), but we do still have a couple of earlier opportunities remaining due to cancellations. In calendar order, … Continue reading

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More Choices When Shipping

Thanks to our new fulfillment service, we can offer two tiers of shipping to U.S. customers: Cheap-as-chips Media Mail and Sometimes-more-expensive Priority. Here’s the difference so that you pick the right one for you. Media Mail: Like First Class, Media … Continue reading

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Winner of the ‘Hammer in Hand’ Raffle

Thanks to everyone who donated money to help toolmaker Rob Hanson recover after losing everything to the recent Camp Fire in California. Your donations to this raffle raised $4,040 that went directly to Rob – no middleman. The winner was … Continue reading

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Demonstrating at Fine Woodworking Live

I will be one of the demonstrators at Fine Woodworking Live on April 26-28, 2019, along with four other Lost Art Press authors – Christian Becksvoort, Matt Bickford, Peter Galbert and Nancy Hiller. As you would expect from FWW, the … Continue reading

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More Soft Wax Now Available

Not to be outdone by her sticker-selling sister, Katherine has just cooked up a big batch of soft wax and it is now available in her etsy store for $24 per 8 oz. jar. This fall, Katy has made significant … Continue reading

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