woodworking and general making Posts

My latest youtube video shows how I turn my segmented birds. This certainly wasn’t my idea, I found pictures of this online while researching project ideas. I immediately fell in…

As the year is nearing the end it’s time to look back and reflect. 2019 was a productive year. I made about 8 bowls, 9 segmented birds, 2 bottle stoppers,…

As I was rounding of the year I started organizing my photos and realized I hadn’t shared some bowl I created this year. These three bowls were quite popular. the…

I was looking for a small project that might be apreciated by the market public. It had to be something rather small and relatively quick to make. So I went…

As I was taking pictures of the inventory I took to the craft market, I realised a number of the items weren’t shown on this blog so far. I guess…

Together with some fellow woodcarving studing I set up my first stand at a craft market yesterday. Even though sales weren’t fantastic to say the least, it was a great…

I’m really enjoying working on segemented pens lately. They provide that something extra that really makes the pen stand out. I’ve finished two of these lately one with oak and…

I think I finally found a nice way to take pictures of my work. I bought a mini photo studio and I’m playing around with the setup and camera settings.…

This was my first pen using a panache pen kit. I have been wanting to make one for some time and I finally found a reseller of the kits. It’s…

It’s been a while since I posted some projects, so here are the latest ones. Knife handle replacements An aunt asked me to fix a few broken knives. The blades…

As a farewell gift to a colleague a few of us bought a nice bottle of whiskey (or so I’m told). Now since these bottles aren’t exactly cheap the packaging…

This year a former colleague of mine wanted to get something special for his son’s first birthday. He asked me to make a wooden sword and shield to decorate his sons…