I've made a few pitchforks for historical museums over the years, though I can hardly say I'm an expert. Curtis Buchanan called me a few months ago and said he wanted to make a pitchfork. Here's some photos from my weekend in Jonesborough, eating the Buchanan's...
Month: January 2017
I just stumbled upon this old Folkstreams video for the second time - it's well worth watching. A poplar or basswood log and five tools: scribe, ax, adz, drawknife and a knife. No work-holding devices, but a neat way to hold the shovel using his feet...
I just started a fun job. A customer wants two copies of this early 19th C. barstool. I love getting to spend time with old chairs like this - there is so much to learn. Last week I turned the turned parts and bent those that get bent. The new and...
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