Apr
28
2015

Switching gears

Sometimes it takes a while to get into a different groove. You can shift gears in your car is less than a few seconds. It seems to take the brain a bit longer. (Read More…)

Apr
24
2015

Candy stores

Everyone has a favorite “candy store.” For me, it was a place called Handloggers. (Read More…)

Apr
21
2015

Addicted

I have to confess that I’m now addicted to battery-powered tools. (Read More…)

Apr
14
2015

First things first

I’m reminded of the story about the guy who’s car wouldn’t turn over one morning. He immediately made the assumption that his starter motor was bad. (Read More…)

Apr
10
2015

In total agreement

Dave Sochar brought up an excellent point in reply to “Who’s gonna see it?” The first impression is hugely important. (Read More…)

Apr
07
2015

Something’s in the air

We keep hearing talk about the economic recovery and, indeed, there are visible signs of it everywhere. (Read More…)

Mar
27
2015

Who’s gonna see it?

A.J.’s post about shortcuts brought to mind an event that was both amusing and interesting. (Read More…)

Mar
25
2015

Design with appeal

There is an ongoing debate over the question of whether woodworking in general falls into the category of art or craft. (Read More…)

Mar
20
2015

Design opportunities

Continuing the thought, there are times when we have a good design and are working to manifest it when the gremlins strike and something happens to essentially ruin the work. (Read More…)

Mar
17
2015

The importance of good design

I’ll agree or argue, depending on your perspective, that it’s not always best for a project to turn out exactly as planned. (Read More…)