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  1. Projects Reindeer and Sleigh - Christmas Fundraiser

    Christmas Fund Raiser for the Local Community Club -Reindeer and Sleigh by two The sleigh is made from 1" [25mm] resawn Camphor Laurel, Cypress Pine & Merbau inside. They are approximately 11.5" [295mm] long by 8" [200mm] high by 6" [150mm] wide. The Reindeer is TallowWood [recycled...
  2. Projects Christmas Fund Raiser for the Local Community Club - Dolls Cradles

    Christmas Fund Raiser for the Local Community Club - Dolls Cradles by two Made from 3/4" [20mm] recycled/repurposed pine. They are approximately 18" [450mm] long by 10" [250mm] wide and high at the heart shaped end. Finished with my home made wipe-on-poly; one clear, the other with a little...
  3. Fundraiser Item: Soap dishes

    These are the last of the fundraiser items I made for the fundraiser we held for my wife last night, who is walking in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure, 60-mile walk in San Diego this November 19th. Her story about why she is participating in the walk is here...
  4. Rustic stool

    Hi everybody. It's been a while, well, I was doing this and that… I WAS woodworking but not as much as I have in winter or spring, yes, my shop is toooooo hot in summer. Well, anyway, this is one of the projects I have done recently. The top is the Japanese Oak, the same piece from the rustic...
  5. School Fundraising Project

    School Fundraiser Project Conquering the world… one keychain at a time. I was contacted back in October by Mr. Toy, at Westborough Middle School in South San Francisco, about perhaps working with him and his students on a Christmastime fundraiser, to raise money for a class trip to the...
  6. Ohio State National Championship & Sugar Bowl Inlay Table

    I had the opportunity to donate some tables for a charity event for Multiple Myeloma Opportunities for Research and Education (MMORE) this past February. The above pieces were included in the fundraiser. They were very fun to make! The woods used in the tables include: curly maple, ambrosia...
  7. Balls of Fun!!!

    Fun with new shapes! I have turned a ball shape on a christmas ornament. That was easy compared to these. With the posts for the upper and lower finials you have something to hold onto. Turning a ball, without having any tool marks where you held it ( i don't have a vacuum chuck) Is difficult...
  8. Rocking horse

    This Rocking horse I made from pine I got the plans offline and this is my version of what i came up with took about a week to do with all the paint drying ,I hate painting wood but , this is one project which it was needed for effect,I hand painted the bridle and horseys eyes and lashes.her...
  9. First Fundraising Item: Also My First Regular Cutting Board

    I have been blogging about making items for a fundraising event that will take place in a couple of days, this Thursday, July 29th. It is a fundraising event for my wife, as she will be participating in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk for the Cure in the middle of November in San Diego. If you're...
  10. Woodworking Skill Share
    Here is a new direct link to my project: Custom artistic ergonomic fancy wood canes for wounded warriors : ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hello Everyone, As many who know me, know that I focus on making walking canes. You can view one of my techniques at How To Make A Custom Cane . I am currently trying...
  11. Blogs
    What items to build for fundraising auction? My wife will be traveling out to San Diego in the middle of November to participate in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure walk. In order to be an entrant, she has to raise several thousand dollars through donations. One of her coworkers is...
  12. Blogs
    Neck Deep in Woodworking... Shop Update- Fellow LJ member Brian Havens flew out from his home in California Tuesday night to help me build a Shaker Bench for Charity. I think he may have questioned this decision as he arrived here in Billings at 11pm and the temperature was -3°. SNAP...
  13. Blogs
    Maybe you can help me I am going to try and raise some money for the only childrens hospital in my province. Please click this link to read the article my dad did up for me.
  14. Blogs
    Schummie Fund Raiser - Help A Fellow Woodworker Realize His Dream A few weeks ago Al Navas shared a very nice idea with me. He was touched by a case of one of our fellow LumberJocks - Henrie Schumacher - and he decided to help Schumie to realize his dream to do some woodworking once again…...
  15. Blogs
    lumberjocks to the rescue? I was talking to lilredweldingrod the other day about doing some sort of group project or something when it hit me at 2:00 in the morning how about doing a charity deal where we (jocks) make stuff and sell it at a fundraiser for a kids charity. Im thinking makeawish...
  16. Blogs
    Dancing Clock Fundraiser Update Well, I have been away for the computer for the last three days, we held a fundraiser in the small town of Marble Falls Texas, which has a population of around 5,000 for an employee that has been battling lung cancer and away from work for the past eight months...
  17. Blogs
    Woodworking For A Good Cause My wife, Rita, manages a daily program that keeps adults with developmental disabilities busy. She works personally with these individuals and we see first hand how this program enriches the lives of the participants and their families. Most of them are affected by...
  18. Blogs
    Bookcase For Charity De'ja' vu Last year I built a Shaker Bench for one of our favorite local charities. I was not going to make the deadline and Brian Havens flew out at a moment's notice to help me build & deliver the bench just in time to be fashionably late rather than just late. (See blog...
  19. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    Jocks, I need help/advice with my tools. I had such a frustrating weekend so let me give you the back story and vent a little… I'm in the final stages of building my radiator covers. The only piece left is the french cleat to attach them to the wall. I figured I would just bump the table saw...
  20. Off Topic Coffee Lounge
    Every year I build something for my kids school auction. I'm looking for ideas for this year. Anybody have any good ideas of things that have sold well at this type of event? A little background on the auction: School auction is in October School is a small private catholic school outside of...
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