Ageless Trinket Box

trinket box

  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

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. Backyard Sheds come and go with no-one the wiser, remaining secret, and mysterious places … Read more

Amber and Wood

amber and wood

When amber and wood is combined in jewelry 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 amber and wood is a very old … Read more

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

Tool Box Essentials in Superhot Pink

Superhot pink Tools

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

10 Power Tool Kits Available on Amazon

Bosch Power Tools

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

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