The following letter was received from the Outaouais Woodcarvers Club regarding their annual competition coming up this spring. I thought I’d pass it along to everyone via a blog entry. Here’s what they wrote: The competition takes place on 4 May 2019 in the Kars Community Recreation Association Hall, 1604 Old Wellington Street, Kars. It … More 31st Annual Ottawa Wood Carving Competition, 4 May 2019
One of the best ways to flatten planks that are wider than your jointer, is to use a router sled. Yeah, ho hum, you say. That’s old news. Quite true, but if you’re like me and haven’t taken the plunge and made yourself one of these sleds, I think you’re we’re in luck. .. as … More Great, yet simple Router Sled!
Like many of you, I use double-sided tape around the shop for several purposes. The main one, though, is to affix tamplates to wood when I need to route a specific pattern. But there’s other options. Here’s a video by Marc Spagnuolo of youTube fame, more commonly known as “The Wood Whisperer”, showing one of … More Another Option for Double-sided Tape in the Shop