thedaileygrind — woodcarving


My views on the Totally Turning symposium 2013

  I got back from the Totally Turning symposium late last night. This is the second year that I have attended this symposium. Totally Turning takes place in Saratoga Springs, New York and is a really good mid-sized woodturning symposium.  The symposium takes place at the Saratoga Springs City Center (their name for the convention center) and …

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Please, give me a name

The guy that writes this blog found me last night in a block of wood that he was carving but he’s not going to paint me until he has a name for me. I heard him say something about a name would help him figure out what colors I should be. You should know that I’m a guy …

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My first woodcarving

As if woodturning isn’t enough to keep me busy, recently I’ve been learning how to carve wood. Those of you that have known me for a while know that I have carved on my woodturnings for a few years now. So it might seem strange to hear me say that I’m learning to carve wood. I should …

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Becca’s carving at the Maine Woodcarvers Show

I have been interested in carving wood for a while now but I don’t ever seem to have the time to do any carving. Every now and then I can incorporate a little carving into one of my turnings but I don’t do it very much.  About a year ago, maybe more, Becca (our 13-year-old) and I …

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