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Crafts

The Miter Saw

This is my DeWalt Miter Saw.  It’s nothing too fancy, just your basic miter saw.  It gets the job done, and I love using it.  I am cutting the legs for my saw horses in the first photo presented here.   79 more words

Woodcarver

Light Box Update!

I won’t write much about it now, but I figured I would just share a quick update about progress I’ve made on my next light box. 40 more words

Projects

Sara Lartigue Jackson

All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream. —Edgar Allen Poe

It’s hers now.

With her pit bull sidekick, 36 more words

Woodcraft 6: Wood Is Good

I have mentioned lessons in wood-working.  I entered an informal apprenticeship under my father at ten years of age.  Being quizzed on the nature, properties, and uses of wood, however, was a game my father started playing with me when I was much younger. 1,721 more words

Fiction

Enel's Salad Hands

This is a story of beginnings. Both for my family and a young foreign student named Enel. As many of you know, we are the parents of three boys and outside of Kristin, we have never had the experience of a female staying in our home for a long period of time. 629 more words

A classy little book shelf

This shelf was an easy and fun little project. The main structure and all of the trim are pine, while the center shelf is birch. The top (our favorite part) is teak and holly. 117 more words