Peter Follansbee, joiner's notes
Winter is perhaps really over here – it better be, I put my hat & scarves away.
The day started out in the woods, looking for birds. 315 more words
3 days, 21 hours
If you haven’t seen it, you really should - Werner Herzog’s “Happy People“, a year long look into the lives of trappers in Siberia. 668 more words
1 week, 1 day
People have asked about the chip carving on my spoon handles.
I mostly learned this through trial & error. I had seen Jogge & Wille demonstrate it in their classes, but as I recall we didn’t really spend much time on this aspect. 560 more words
1 week, 5 days
And have it on Highway 61.
Yup – i’m going to Minnesota this June to meet Robin Wood & learn some bowl turning. Got my packet from North House yesterday. 74 more words
Well, I just got March pt 2 in under the wire. But tonight I posted a bunch of birch spoons, with one or two others besides. 112 more words
2 weeks, 5 days
Our friend Martha is studying local ceramic history for some degree or other. She sent this note the other day. Me, I’m a vegetarian. But I do use a fore plane from time to time, so in the interest of tool-use, I will post it here… 410 more words
2 weeks, 6 days
One of my best moves in recent years was to finally make the time to go visit Bill a couple of times. They are having a celebration of his life in May. 18 more words
3 weeks, 1 day