Columns and Blogs

Blogs

Over the Workbench

A.J. Hamler
Long time, no see

After a fantastic vacation in Connecticut visiting our daughter and grandson, it’s great to get home. But seeing my shop again gave me ...

This Business About Woodworking

David DeCristoforo
Photography rights

Paul Simon’s song, Kodachrome, includes the line, “I love to take photographs.” He might but many of us don’t.

Columns

The Cutting Edge

Easy digital shortcuts are worth the time and money

Many woodworkers are intimidated by digital fabrication, scared away by the prices of hardware and s...

Read more...

Pro Shop

Are you open to new ideas?

Are you open to new ideas?

Synchronicity is defined as “the simultaneous occurrence of events that appear significantly relat...

Read more...

Finishing

Burnish your reputation with these burn-in skills

Burnish your reputation with these burn-in skills

Burn-in is a process used to fill minor (and some major) voids in decorative surfaces. It is a devel...

Read more...

Taking Stock

Festool’s German production leaves little room for error

Festool’s German production leaves little room for error

I’m told that German beer — which according to the Reinheitsgebot (“purity decree”) can only...

Read more...