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Location: Santa Barbara

Began first furniture project in 2006 and was hooked. Play in a driveway/garage workshop. Great on sunny days, and bit problematic when it rains. I have a small workbench in my office for rainy day messing around. Most stationary tools are used in the garage and hand tool (corded and not) done in driveway. Even to use stationary tools, I have to roll carts and benches out of garage to have room.

Most work is of my own (though heavily influenced by work of others) design. Have made a few small tables from magazine articles as learning exercises.

Semi-retired graphic artist and typographer by trade. Early days in engineering and quality control type activities until I got that elusive engineering degree. Then started my own typesetting business which morphed over the years as technology changed.

Taught graphics and computer skills at my own school as well as courses at local community college and a few UC Extension classes. Did a bit of travel writing once business tapered (ok, crashed) off and daughter went off to college.

Enjoy woodworking for its hands-on quality, problem solving opportunities, challenge of matching design visions with craftsmanship limitations and growth, and of course, the excuse to buy and hold very cool tools.

-- "When you are not sure where to begin, lead with gratitude."

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commented on Great Read for All Woodworkers 11-13-2013 11:43 PM
added project Display Stand of H Mahogany & Hickory 03-24-2013 02:52 PM
commented on Tall, narrow cabinet of cherry & padauk 01-28-2013 03:09 AM
commented on Tall, narrow cabinet of cherry & padauk 01-27-2013 08:28 PM
added project Tall, narrow cabinet of cherry & padauk 01-27-2013 04:42 PM
commented on Bubinga Sideboard 01-03-2013 03:14 AM
commented on Bubinga Sideboard 01-01-2013 04:46 AM
added project Bubinga Sideboard 01-01-2013 04:44 AM
commented on HorizontalMike's Profile 12-13-2012 03:00 AM
commented on Little trucks for little tot's 12-10-2012 02:29 AM
added project Wine Cabinet 12-10-2012 01:26 AM
commented on Hall Table with floating top 12-07-2012 02:19 AM
commented on Hall Table with floating top 12-06-2012 03:34 PM
added project Hall Table with floating top 12-06-2012 06:10 AM
commented on Computer Desk 12-06-2012 12:28 AM

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#1 posted 12-04-2012 06:05 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

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#2 posted 12-04-2012 02:57 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#3 posted 12-04-2012 08:27 PM

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 12-04-2012 11:39 PM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks – looking forward to viewing your projects,

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 12-05-2012 01:01 PM

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#6 posted 12-11-2012 08:31 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks! If you keep producing fine products like that wine cabinet project, then I will probably be asking YOU for advice. You appear to be quite talented.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#7 posted 01-01-2013 10:22 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.


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