Before You Buy Tools – Part 1

So you want to make things using hand tools? Of course you do, it’s a great thing to do. So your first step is to buy some tools, right? WRONG! There are a few things that you should do before thumbing the pages of a tool brochure or read a typical woodworkers blog. If you’re…

Invasion of the Woodworking Hipster

Woodworking has been a necessity, passion, craft, past time and art form since humans could whittle a stick. People have been drawn to it from literally all social backgrounds. In recent times a new group has been drawn in, the Woodworking Hipster. The genesis of the Hipster movement can be found in the 1850’s during…