Tag: Woodworking

At parties put on by my wife’s co-workers, who are television journalists, people sometimes ask me what I do for a living (and sometimes they don’t – the black beard is off-putting). After I explain the woodworking and writing thing, they follow up with: Like sports? Nope. Play golf? Nope. What church do you go to? None. Belong to any clubs? Nah. Politics? Please no. Hobbies? Woodworking. I then salute them for trying. I honestly am the most boring person…

Wood Projects

Woodworking With Hand Tools: Tools, Techniques and Projects, The Taunton Press, $24.95, 240pp, April, 2018 Full disclosure: I was given a copy of this book by the publisher for review. This is another gorgeous book. It’s an anthology of 33 hand tool articles collected from the past 10 years of Fine Woodworking magazine, by the following authors: Christian Becksvoort Brian Boggs Tom Calisto Dan Faia John Reed Fox Chris Gochnour Garrett Hack Andrew Hunter Matt Kenney Philip C. Lowe Tim Manney…

Wood Projects