Is It Really That Easy?

For the past couple of weeks I’ve been deep into preparing for my upcoming classes at Weekend With Wood, but over the last couple of days I’ve had reason to watch again Ron Herman’s latest contribution to 360Woodworking.com on sharpening. Wow. Is it really that easy? I’ve always been a product-oriented woodworker; the idea of[…]

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Damn Fine Pencils

Pencils are one of the most used tools in our arsenal. Many of us woodworkers don’t recognize that. Working in the shop today, with my mind jumping like a time traveler, I became focused on pencils. I’ve use many during my days, but only three stand out as damn fine pencils. And The Winners Are[…]

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Workhorse Replacement

During the past six months, I lost a friend. A real workhorse. I’m not sure what happened. I do know that I could always count on it  to get the job done. It? Indeed. I lost my rubber mallet, and I need a workhorse replacement. It wasn’t an ordinary rubber mallet. It had two rubber[…]

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The Herman Multi-Tool Poster

This past week I drove up to Ron Herman’s new shop in New Holland, Ohio. While rummaging around the shop, I spied the above poster from one of his early appearances at Woodworking in America (before he was pushed out by a BS #MeToo false accusation). Are you guilty? — Glen D. Huey Check out[…]

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Drill Press Rosettes

I found myself in need for a bunch of rosettes for a project. Turning them one at a time was in no way in the cards for me. (I’ve often said that turning is my weakest area of woodworking!) Looking in another direction, I purchased a rosette cutter and decided to make the my rosettes[…]

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Stupid-Simple Finish

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been wrapping up a new online course for 360Woodworking.com members. As I worked through video editing, voice-overs and the step photos with captions on the last of 15 lessons included with the course, I marveled at how much I enjoyed the stupid-simple finish used on the project –[…]

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2018 Woodworking Classes

Late in 2017 I decided to pass on teaching classes at the 360 Woodworking shop in favor of concentrating on projects. And while that’s working for me and hopefully for members, I’ve found that I enjoy teaching nearly as much as I do woodworking. As a result, I hounded Ron Herman and crew at WoodworkingwithRon.com[…]

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