Mark (TheCraftsmansPath.com) on May 17th, 2009

Well I knew it had to come to an end some time.  Friday was the final day of the Hut Board Class at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking and to boot it was a shortened day due to shop clean-up and packing at the end of the day. The morning was filled with  some […]

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Mark (TheCraftsmansPath.com) on May 10th, 2009

Day two of the embellishments class at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking with Jeff Headley and Steve Hamilton is now in the books. Today was a virtual potpourri of topics. I started out by applying more cross-band veneer to my piece.  These were strips in between the semi-circular corner elements.  This process differed a […]

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Mark (TheCraftsmansPath.com) on May 9th, 2009

Well, the day finally arrived and after a 9.5 hour drive from New York yesterday, today I started my stint of classes at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking. I had mentioned in an earlier post that I am doing a weekend class in embellishments leading up to a week long class building the Virginia/Carolina […]

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Mark (TheCraftsmansPath.com) on March 30th, 2009

You may be wondering just when does the sculpting of this Sculpted Rocking Chair actually start? The answer is that is starts now! Well, maybe after a quick commercial interruption…you’ll recall that in the last post I had glued the two perfectly good front legs together with a piece of two inch stock in between […]

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Mark (TheCraftsmansPath.com) on March 17th, 2009

There’s still more work to do on the rockers and back braces but for now I have them on hold. However, with the joinery on the seat blank complete, I needed to complete the work on the front and rear legs so that they will mate with these joints in the seat. As you will […]

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