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what a weekend it was...

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


Harvesting Hickory for Greenwoodworking - 2014

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

David Rae

Carved detail on my spoons

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


We'll just put some bleachers out in the sun...

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


SPOONS for sale, March pt 2

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


I don't make sausage meat myself...

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


I bet this'll be something...

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

Green Woodworking