Woodwork: The final frontier
These are the voyages of strange furniture makers……
Barry Shields, from Sevierville, Tennessee, put his woodworking into warp drive to build this Star Trek coffee table, modeled after the iconic Starship Enterprise. It’s made of ash, poplar, and…
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Occupy Woodworking – videos – Fine Woodworking
Will the future continue to be based upon the flawed throw away consumer culture of the present; nothing having value but everything a cost? Or will more sustainable economies based upon the exchange of ideas and labour, goods of value such as the products of skilled craftsmen bring some kind of fairness and longevity?
Who knows? It’s a cracking video, reminds me of the smell of oil, the clinking of tools and a much slower rhythm.
National Heritage Museum: Sulfur inlay
This is a really interesting inlay technique using molten sulphur, maybe a similar effect to using coloured epoxy... continue reading more