Outside Curve Cutting Jig for Your Bandsaw

Outside Curve Cutting Jig for Your Bandsaw

I’ve been working on this little hall table. It’s raison d’etre is simple: Your basic, nice hall table is made for a house with a nice entry way that has — space. One of the PBS woodworking shows presented a demilune project table. It’s...
My Favorite Cameras

My Favorite Cameras

For the past couple of decades I’ve been blessed to do a lot of film photography. Although shooting has changed drastically during that time there are still many people who shoot film. And there are some who are just beginning to enjoy the experience. So in that...
Wine Bottle Still Life

Wine Bottle Still Life

At lunch today I went out and shot a couple of wine bottles. Clean bottles show up at estate sales and they make for a good study in form and color/contrast. One of the reasons that most of my photography (the photography I do for enjoyment) is in b&w is that...

The Jig is Up: Getting more from your cuts

Common Jigs It doesn’t take very long until you’ve discovered that your power tools and hand tools really aren’t enough. You want to make some dovetail joints for some drawers. You want to use dowels to attach some pieces, or you’ve gotten...

After the Table Saw: What Other Tools Will I Need

If the table saw is the first woodworking tool you buy, what comes after that? It’s an obvious question with a very broad answer.  It all boils down to what you make. If you are cutting out letters for signs you might want a scroll saw. Like the table saw there is a...