Project: Powder Horns
Materials: Wood, Cow Horn, Fine Silver, Brass, Steel, Ink, Wax
The four horns shown in the first 6 profile photos are ones I built, three before the class, and a fourth during the class as a demonstration piece.
These three powder horns are for sale, you can...
Beginning this Blog
I recently was referred to this site by Steve Good, who has a wonderful, comprehensive scroll saw forum and blog page. Although I have been doing woodworking for almost fifteen years, I have finally reached a point in my life where I am able to make it the main focus of my...
Attaching a coffee table storage shelf with dowels
In this time lapse, i'm building a trestle coffee table from Walnut. At this point i'm attaching the underside storage to the top of the table. The underside of the top and entire storage shelf has been sanded up to 500 grit and buffed with a...
A Scrimshaw Art Journey: What it is & How to Do it; Five Simple Steps to Success
A Scrimshaw Art Journey: A Lumberjock's "Short Version" of the Techniques for Decorating a Powder Horn
by: Mark A. DeCou
(This writing, photos, and artwork are protected by copyright by M.A...
Sand-Lot 2: The Question
A reprint from www.woodshopcowboy.com
Returned to school last week with so much to do and catch up on (I did make it to Boston and missed a long day full of meetings and schedule-making). I had several gorgeous "woodworking-as-the-way" moments, only one of which I'll...