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...