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Re: UPDATE: 3 Book Giveaway! Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to...

Good timing - I need to turn a few small items for my next project. So the turning & fininshing books would be useful!

Re: Extraordinary Arts and Crafts Furniture

Thank you for this peek into names & makers that we might not otherwise enounter. More sites on my touring wishlist! Is there a chance that FWW could add links or information on how we might find design or drawing information on some of the pieces?

Re: UPDATE: Why We Make Things and Why It Matters: The Education of a Craftsman by Peter Korn

Wm Morris, Krenov, Toshi Odate-sensei, Pye, Moxon - we feel the urge not only to work and make but to share the feelings and satisfaction that making give us. I look forward to exploring this aspect of the creative urge in the new book.

Re: Catching up with Toshio Odate

Is that table from the white oak plank that we heard about a few years ago? It would be great to profile it again and see how the users' finish is developing. It's always an insipration to hear from of one of the living masters of woodwork.

Re: We're Giving Away Grooving Planes!

Of course, when you cut a groove across your workbench like this, it should really be called a dado...

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