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Tools Needed ​ Ryobi One+ Angle Grinder Ryobi Cordless Palm Sander Ryobi Jig Saw Arbortech Ball Gouge   (affiliate link) Arbortech Turbo Plane   (affiliate link) Dico Nylalox Flap Brush   (affiliate link) Old Barn Milk Paint Oil + Wax Dap Rapid Fuse Glue   (affiliate link) Twine or Synthetic Sinew 1.5" P...

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​This was one of my more successful hand-drawn shapes! I had some beautiful scrap wood leftover from a breakfast in bed tray and figured I'd try... once again at a cool shape! My board measured  12"x4"x1" before cutting out and the thumbhole was accomplished with a 1" forsner bit. The round over was just a 1/2" round over bit You can download ...

​ Christmas is just around the corner and my dad is really hard to shop for. He's the stereotypical "wants nothing" kind of person. He does carry a knife and I thought making some custom scales from a tree on the farm would be a really cool gift! I wanted to make a cool handle, with minimal labor and material. There are many different knife kit opt...

 It's that time of year when we all trek into the fields and cut down our very own tree for the holiday season. You find the perfect tree, take a sip of hot chocolate and chop that mofo down.  Then the real "fun" begins... needles everywhere, oozing sap on the carpet.. .on your clothes, hair ect. I've got an easy solution! Use mayonnaise ...

​Items Needed ​1"x4"x12" Piece of scrap pine Candy Cane Template (I just google "candy cane silhouette") 3M General Purpose Spray Adhesive  DAP Rapid Fuse Wood Adhesive Folk Art Acrylic Paint  #429 - Winter White Folk Art Acrylic Paint  #435 Napthol Crimson  Scroll Saw Drill Bandsaw Torch Nyalox Flap Brushes (40, 120, 220 g...

"Spooky" is part of the limited edition Pica Line of fall decor for 2017.  As a limited run only five of each design was made they are all numbered and indexed.  If you are interested in purchasing an original you can certainly check my Etsy  to see the availability!  (Note: The version created for this tutorial is not part...

​Items Needed ​Ryobi 16" Scroll Saw 1"x8"x? piece of scrap pine TRANSFAST Wood Dye Powder - Coral Pink& Medium Green Ryobi Drill Dico Nyalox Flap Brushes 80, 120, 220 grits Torch  DAP Rapidfuse  Spray Adhesive  I think it's been a million years since my last blog post... yeah... sorry about that. So here is a quick and easy ...