Tooth Marks and Poop

April 27, 2017  Art, Babbling

I’m preparing to leave on a little trip next week. I decided to clean the workshop a little bit to make the place a bit more welcoming when I return. I found this scrap piece of alder in a pile of plane shavings. If I keep the camera in more or less the same position, … read more

A Book on Sawing

April 8, 2017  Metate, Saw, Secret Project 1, Tools

I found this in my mailbox the other day. It’s an essential addition to the collection of every contemporary man and woman: a book on making planks out of a tree. With hand saws, no less, as you can probably guess from the comically proportioned saw in the cover. Not something you see every day. … read more