Ageless Trinket Box

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  It is difficult to know when the intricately carved wood jewelry or trinket box made its first appearance, that is definitely a difficult history to trace. Treen (literally “of a tree”) is a generic name for small handmade functional household objects made of silver, pewter, and ceramics and wood. Treen is distinct from furniture, such … Read more Ageless Trinket Box

The Australian Backyard Shed

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The Backyard Shed is an integral part of Australian life. No other nation values them as we do. Despite this, our sheds, modest from the outside yet glorious on the inside, have never really been recorded or their many purposes explained. Sheds come and go with no-one the wiser, remaining secret, and mysterious places that … Read more The Australian Backyard Shed

Amber and Wood

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When amber is combined with wood in jewelry and works’ of art it reveals a new expression and tone. Gold gives a shade of luxury, silver – cool elegance, leather – a sense of warmth and comfort. Wood has a special at place in this unlimited number of components. The combination of wood and amber … Read more Amber and Wood

Free Chat Room At The Men’s Shed

Free Chat Room

For most men, The Men’s Shed is more than just a place to come and do projects. Its also a free chat room in reality. Free Chat Room The modern Men’s Shed is an updated version of the shed in the backyard that has long been a part of Australian culture. Men’s Sheds are found … Read more Free Chat Room At The Men’s Shed

Buying For A Craftsman Tool Box

Craftsman Tool Box

Buying For A Craftsman Tool Box I wish I asked this question when I started woodworking over 30 years ago. What do I buy next for my Craftsman Tool Box? There are 3 main factors that dictate what to buy next in your tool box. These factors are; The type of project I am doing. … Read more Buying For A Craftsman Tool Box

Stacked Ply Furniture

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Stacked Plywood  Technique Make A Computer Desk With The Stacked Ply Technique – How About It I say “how about it” because I seem to have found it difficult to find woodworkers locally working with stacked ply. In some way this is a desk come dining table. The plan was left behind at the local … Read more Stacked Ply Furniture

Tool Box Essentials in Superhot Pink

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8 Tool Box Essentials in SuperHot Pink Pink (particularly SuperHot Pink) is often described as a feminine color, perhaps largely due to associations, people form during early childhood. “Girls toys” are usually pink and purple, while “boys toys” are often red, yellow, green, or blue. But we all know that is not the case in some … Read more Tool Box Essentials in Superhot Pink

10 Power Tool Kits Available on Amazon

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If you have a desire to step up and use power tools and you are just starting out, then this article is for you to read. We will talk about price, accessories and ease of use. Its a personal choice in the end. But I will show you the things you need to consider when … Read more 10 Power Tool Kits Available on Amazon

Auto Art – Crafted Wooden Cars & Truck Models.

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Recently, I had the pleasure of watching local Menshed woodworkers create handcrafted wooden model cars and trucks. The expertise and patience it takes to create such projects is astonishing . Each piece has to be cut perfectly to fit perfectly into each other. Very tricky wood crafting skills indeed. Before we discussed the skill and … Read more Auto Art – Crafted Wooden Cars & Truck Models.