Came across this Youtube video today and thought it quite an exciting – yet simple way to add special effects to your work. Check it out, then let me know what you think, or if you have other similar ideas to share… Let’s keep it safe in the shop, guys and gals!! Marty … More What a Great Idea: Plywood Chevrons
The Ontario Wood Carvers Association has advised us of the list of seminars for their 40th annual Magic in Wood Show being held on Saturday November 2nd in Pickering. For more details, go to here.
I’ve been following this very amazing Japanese furniture maker for a while and have been quite amazed by his skills. Here’s the link to his Youtube channel where he’s building a cherry “kitchen cupboard” (what we’d call a buffet here in Canada). Marty
Gain the skills to build your own timber frame structure. Learn to work from a set of drawings while participating in hands-on training as you help construct a 16’ x 20’ timber frame building with loft. The Cordwood Studio 590 Brooke Valley Rd. Perth (613) 464-2105 http://www.thecordwoodstudio.com our own timber frame structure.AUG 5 – AUG … More 6-Day Timber Framing Course, 5 – 10 August
I have an exceptionally well-equipped shop in Prince Edward County and the property is being sold so the machinery and tools have to go as I have no available storage for them. Stuff for sale includes: 20″ General planer (spiral), 12″ King industrial jointer (spiral), King edge/spindle sander, General shaper, General cast iron router table, … More Woodworking Machinery & Tools for Sale in Prince Edward County
I am sure that you already know about the OWCA Day of Carving that will be held at Lang Pioneer Village this coming August 17 from 10 am to 4 pm. It will be a great opportunity to meet some carving friends as well as show the public what wood carving is all about. Our … More OWCA Day of Carving Event: 17 August at the Lang Pioneer Village
I am happy to report that our Annual General Meeting held on 20 June 2019 was highly successful. All Officers and Directors positions for the coming year have been filled and a new way of delivering the monthly program was agreed upon. Herein are the details. New Monthly Meeting Program. Commencing in September, the … More Kingston Wood Artisans Inc. Plan for Fiscal Year 2019 – 2020
Just a reminder that our association’s Annual General Meeting and Annual Show & Tell event is coming up on Thursday, 20 June. Held at Frontenac Secondary School’s woodworking classroom, things will kick off at 7pm sharp. This will be an important year coming up, as most of the members of the Executive Committee and the … More Annual General Meeting and Show & Tell, Thursday, 20 June
I came across this very unique approach to sharpening a card scraper, which I thought you’d appreciate. Not only does it provide a different approach to sharpening, the author covers a few different ideas about proper use. Thoughts?
Fellow woodworkers and lovers of wood objects, Every second year the Southern Alberta Woodworkers Society holds an exhibition they call “Fine Works in Wood” . They have just put out their call for entries, so I thought you’d be interested in hearing about it. Now, wouldn’t it be great if one of our members were … More SAWS announced that Fine Works in Wood Exhibition is open for Applicants!