Monthly Archives: August 2011

Box in Progress

  Dovetailed box in progress. Advertisements

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Small Dovetail Marker

I made an Ebony dovetail marker to use with my new marking knife.  I plan to make several dovetailed walnut boxes, so this new marker will be a welcome addition to the tool chest. I typically use a sliding bevel … Continue reading

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Marking and Carving Knives: Tools that Tell Stories

Several months ago I received two pieces of Camillia wood from scholar, book artist, teacher and friend, L.L. Foster.  The wood came from a Camillia bush that grew in the lawn of the Foster home place.  I have had the … Continue reading

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New Bookbinding Folders

New Bookbinding Folders are now for sale through my Etsy Shop.

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Illumination no. 2

Available now through my Etsy Shop. Meditation lamp influenced by the shoji lamps of Japan and the Arts and Crafts movement. I am interested in creating illuminations without the use of paper, only wood. It is my observation that using … Continue reading

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Wooden “bone” Folders in Progress

  I am currently sold out of the wooden bone folders through my Etsy shop, but I am in the process of crafting a handful more to be listed soon.  I found a beautiful piece of spalted pecan to use … Continue reading

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New Illumination: First Look

    Available soon through my Etsy shop.

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