Classic Woodshop Creations Blog

The Classic Woodshop Creations Blog is one of the gateways to my website - a place dedicated to passing along time-honored techniques about classic woodturning and fine woodworking. This knowledge was passed freely to me by a Master - and so now I, with 60 years of experience, offer it to you. Passing wood craft knowledge down through the ages is what has helped to transform a utilitarian craft into the art form it enjoys today. I invite you to Click on "that Orange Button" to subscribe, then Enter - Learn - and one day, pass it on.

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Wood Reclaimed - Old Wood Put to a New Use Can Become a Modern Masterpiece.

Wood reclaimed is wood taken from utilitarian needs of the past and used to create the classic wood art of today.

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Artisans in Wood - Links to Sites to Visit for All Your Needs

Artisans in Wood - Links to Wood Turning and Wood Working Sites

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Old Ironsides - The USS Constitution

Old Ironsides, a 44-gun frigate with white oak and live oak construction won all of her sea battles.

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Second of The Showrooms - Fine Furniture by T. Frank Parlier

Fine Furniture Built by T. Frank Parlier Pictured in Second of Showrooms

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Bunyan - Paul -legendary lumberjack - boss logger - and a very tall tale

"Paul Bunyan was a legendary lumberjack of early American logging days."

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Reclaimed Wood Tabletop: Create a table by using an old door for the top.

Use your woodturning and woodworking skills to build a reclaimed wood tabletop from an old door.

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The characteristics of wood create beautiful contrasts in woodturning

Characteristics of Wood Contribute to Beautiful Contrasts in Turned Wood Art

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Wooden Jewelry Box with Musical Movement

This wooden jewelry box is also a music box.

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Jewelry Box Finish concludes this project

Jewelry Box Finish - Install the musical movement - Stain and varnish the box

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log schoolhouse - Replica at Wilkes Heritage Museum

This one-room log schoolhouse is a replica that Cody and I constructed.

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Wood characteristics are unique in relation to the tree specie.

Wood characteristics of desiduous trees are often unique and identified by the species of the tree.

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Become a Student and Learn the Arts of Wood Turning and Wood Working

Become a Student of the Arts of Woodturning and Woodworking

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