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, Our Favorite Custom Finds on February 21, 2012
To some, chainsaw carving may sound like a gimmicky parlor trick, a world away from fine art design. Long considered one of woodcraft’s more interesting (and more dangerous) methods, chainsaw carving is a precision technique used to create ornate, custom wood sculpture. This hazardous approach to wood carving produces pieces that are unquestionably fine art.
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, For Customers on January 18, 2012
Although home remodeling is a wonderful opportunity to turn to the future and develop a new look for your space, your home’s unique history and your family’s own stories can be a part of that future though unique custom furniture that literally reclaims and incorporates pieces from your past. Take a look at a few [...]
Marcie in For Makers
, The Pro Shop on January 2, 2012
Guest contributor CustomMade woodoworker Patrick Kennedy of Superior Woodcraft, Inc.
I often sit in my 1760 farmhouse daydreaming about how craftsmen created the home’s hand-hewn beams, posts, pegs and wide plank floors and doors. I think about the hard work required to fell the trees and shape the wood into useable, structural, materials which [...]