Dubuque, IA, US

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Essential Workbench

This project was completed using Lon Schleining's plan from Fine Woodworking Magazine. The bench is constructed from hard maple. I finished the top with danish oil, the base is finished with an oil...

Arts and Craft Dining Chairs

These are the first of 12 chairs that I am making for my two son's and their families (6 chairs each). The first set is made from Red Oak, the second set will be made from White oak. The chairs were...

Recent comments

Re: Arts and Craft Dining Chairs

To: Solsticerick,
The project would be quite a bit easier if you did not curve the backs, but in my humble opinion, the look and comfort of the chair would be compromised.

Re: Arts and Crafts Tool Chest

This is an outstanding piece of work!

This is similar to a back cover piece that was featured in a FWW magazine a few years ago.

I have considered making something similar to this, but need to draw or purchase a plan.

Again, this is impressive....

Re: Arts and Crafts Dining Chairs

You did a great job with the table and chair set, BRAVO!

I will be using Kevin's plan to make chairs for my sons and their families. (kind of a production to match tables I have made and in the processing of making).

The jig stability I can work around, as you did, but can you share the dimension issues that you found relative to the plan?

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