Advice and Ice

Here's a pic of the wedding present I made for my eldest niece. This is a shaker-style coffee table made from reclaimed cherry and oak, finished with linseed oil and clear shellac. I used a 75/25 for the final shellac/mineral oil application and it worked great. My jig-making failed along the way and I was … Continue reading Advice and Ice


PSA: Is it Appendicitis?

Probably. But we'll get to that. There's a lot of context to this story first. About a year ago I put writing on the back burner. People still ask me about certain projects, and there's one in particular that I keep as a "weekend" diversion. This project has a lot of associated research, and that's … Continue reading PSA: Is it Appendicitis?