Graduation Present – FINISHED!!!

John Here:

Well it’s been a race to the finish but my daughter’s graduation present is done! I enjoyed making this for her and I hope she thinks of me when she uses it as she makes her way through college and beyond.  I think it came out pretty well and only I know where all the mistake are! (first rule of good woodworking is to cover your mistakes so that no one can easily see them!) read more

Graduation Present Part 2

John Here:

Two weekends in a row and I found time to work on my project.  How did that happen?  Who knows?  All I know is that I was able to make some progress on my project!  I have to remember when I am doing this to enjoy the process and not focus on the outcome.  If I do the little things right and take my time along the way, the finished project turns out much, much better.  I wonder if I’ll have time tomorrow? read more