Category: wood craft


First Step: Quit Day Job. Second Step: Make and Sell Wooden Potholder Looms

When I quit my day job in early July it was as traumatic as a birth. As I walked down the back “employees only” hallway the last time as an official staffer, I cried...


For the Birds… and Daddy, too.

I didn’t make this birdhouse, but I’m going to make one like it next week when the Grand Rapids Craft Club hosts a local master woodworker who will be teaching us how to build...


Scroll Saw = Awesome!

This scroll saw has been sitting in a box in my basement for a couple months and today was the big box opening event. Honestly, I don’t know what took me so long. (Aside...