Pine boards I slabbed last fall were stacked in the garage. Apparently there was not enough air flow and the boards started to ‘turn’. Continue reading Salvaging pine boards
Nov 5 2016 – Spent the morning milling some 1.5 x 5.5 larch and spruce to construct memorial crosses for the families who have lost loved ones on a dangerous stretch of the #104 highway between New Glasgow and Antigonish. Continue reading Memorial Crosses
Our beautiful wood wreaths are made from locally sourced trees. A variety of birch, alder and other trees make up each wreath.
🙁 Amazon deactivated our listings without warning on Thu Apr 13. While we understand compliance is priority, there are times when there is a valid reason (weather related delays). It is confusing that Amazon’s automated software only acted on the concern several weeks afterward. Continue reading Selling on Amazon
Back again with lamp 2.0. This time we worked on making a glass lamp which was where the shape came from for the plywood lamp. We already had the glass bottle on hand, it had a rope handle which I really liked but not for a lamp, so first we removed the handle.
Another way to quarter saw a log. I made up this image, if it helps anyone. It does produce wastage but it will provide you with true quarter sawn lumber. Continue reading Quarter saw a log
This was our first time building a wooden lamp base and it turned out better than we imagined. If you would like to make your own follow along and see how easy it is to build.
We are pleased to present our newest woodworking project, the Children’s Elephant 3-in-1 Rocker, Highchair and Desk. This project only takes a couple hours to cut out and assemble. Continue reading Childrens Elephant 3-in-1 Chair, Rocker and Desk
A little bit of weekend sweat equity and about $500 in materials brought a nice update to the bathroom. Some paint colour changes and an installation of Shaker room batten style trim work.