Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year from The Wood Lab!
I absolutely love that my son Ian came to me with a project idea that he wanted to build with me. While the negative is that he… Read more “Small Display Case | A Dad & Son Project!”
Sometimes everyone needs to do some shop builds. I used to have four of the plastic sawhorses, but I killed two of them when I built my… Read more “Simple Sawhorses”
Sometimes “lifestuff” happens and disrupts the normal routine of life, including shop time… The last year to year and a half have made it so I haven’t… Read more “Where’s Jim Been? Life Stuff, Boston Mini Maker Faire, Lie-Nielsen Tool Event, and Some Wood Turning”
Hi Folks, I just wanted to post a quick update that I am dropping the numbering from video posts. I’ve removed the numbering from this site and… Read more “Ditching the Numbers”
As a wedding gift, I recently made the Sushi cutting board from David Picciuto’s book Make Your Own Cutting Boards: Smart Projects and Stylish Designs for a… Read more “Sushi Cutting Board from David Picciuto’s ‘Make Your Own Cutting Boards’”
I used to keep all my sandpaper in a plastic bin, where I’d have to go through a bunch of sandpaper to find the grit I needed.… Read more “Hanging/Wall Mount Sandpaper Organizer”