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Where to begin – part 2

I shall continue with my first big, indoor project. In Part 1 I had decided to build a shelf unit against a wall in our end-room, next to a nice new wood stove. by the end of Part 1 I had produced a plan for the unit, bought the wood, cut slots for the biscuit […]

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Bookshelf Woodworking

Where to begin?

I shall start with my first big, indoor project. Our end-room was defined by a nice parquet floor and a horrible gas fire. Fi decided that the fire had to go, and a wood stove came in in its place. We needed something to fill the wall alongside the woodstove, that would be homely and […]

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My First Blog Post

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. These things have to start somewhere. Anyway, please bear with me while I get this new blog going, and stay tuned for more sensible posts in the near future. Subscribe below to get notified when I […]

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Introducing Myself

I find Messing About With Wood is a good way to unwind after a hard day’s typing at a keyboard… When I was 22 and at University, my father gave me a drill as a Christmas present. At the time I didn’t have anything to drill holes in, but I understood his present totally. He […]