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Old Shed Treasures for Cee's Black & White Photo Challenge

“Older than 50 years” is the topic for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week. Rather than root about in my photo archives, I decided to have a root about in the old shed in my new allotment garden. 475 more words

Sustainable Living

Sign posts in action

I love it when a project comes together well. This is the intended use, and they did the job well. An artist friend drew the outline and lettered them.


My first Wood Turning

My wife decided I needed to make the signs for her friends wedding coming up this fall. Here is what I’ve come up with. 55 more words


Bocote Turning Blanks

Reason for purchase?

My husband makes unique rings for men and sells them online. This particular ring is a favorite and he is always looking for new wood grains to use as liners. 282 more words

Small Project

Ken Waller Woodcrafts

Ken Waller creates fine woodturnings and gifts from wood. Check out his bowls, platters, goblets, pens, purse mirrors, natural edge bowls, wine stoppers, bracelets, pendants and more! 14 more words

Sharbot Lake

Finding a hand-built lathe on my daily walk

When I was on the Aldeburgh Eight Advanced Poetry Seminar at Bruisyard Hall last November with seven other poets, I was encouraged to go for a walk every morning at nine o’clock.   548 more words

Weekly Update

Rocking Falcon

I’m in my mid thirties which is an interesting age for me. All of my friends from high school are gone, scattered, long lost to the winds of time. 2,817 more words