Blog – Season 01

Steve Brown to Host A Second Demonstration at MFA, Boston

Gift Guide for Mere Mortals!

Our friend Steve Ramsey over at Woodworking for Mere Mortals put together this helpful video intended for the spouse of the family woodworker struggling for gift ideas. Steve's suggestion? Leave this window open on your computer for the spouse to "stumble upon." Then...

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Steve Brown to Host A Second Demonstration at MFA, Boston

What Does a Chair Know?

I stumbled upon this editorial piece on the Furniture Society website that I thought worth sharing. The writer ponders the question,"What do artists know?" but the more interesting notion explored is that of the artist passing on knowledge through the object or piece...

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Steve Brown to Host A Second Demonstration at MFA, Boston

Up From the Ashes

Like the phoenix she is rising. In an earlier Blog post I recounted my episode with oily rags and the damage the resultant flames cast upon my garage workshop. It’s been four months now and things are starting to get back to normal. After moving all of my major power...

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Steve Brown to Host A Second Demonstration at MFA, Boston

Happy Thanksgiving!

We hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving with family, friends or both. Remember: You're carving the turkey, not milling it. And there's no need to have a #4 bench plane at the dining room table. It has no place in the setting. Keep it in the shop! If anyone out there...

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