Happy Paper Anniversary! Paper, Really?!?

On the first day of the month of November, in the year of Our Lord, two thousand and thirteen at 1:01pm, central daylight savings time, the first ever MonkWerks video was uploaded to YouTube – and he is still as melodramatic as ever.  So Happy Anniversary!  If you will indulge me for a minute – …read in detail

Just When I Thought It Wouldn’t Happen to Me …

Lets make one thing clear: I was certainly not expecting to be writing this blog entry this week.  I had a lovely little piece on some preliminary reports that showed the shavings (only garnered from boards planed with a #365 Stanley Jointer plane) from 3000 year old, spalted, birdseye, curly, Spanish, aromatic bubinga cured CANCER.  …read in detail

Holding it All Together

My Get Woodworking Week 2014 video garnered a lot of positive response.  And it is looking to be one of my more popular posts to-date, garnering nearly 100 new YouTube subscribers in just 3 days!  THANK YOU!  It was aided by Tom Iovino’s link on his Tuesday post for Get Woodworking, as well as the …read in detail