Monthly Archives: January 2014

Compass layouts on Youtube

Nearly every guide to the building arts going back to the dawn of printing included a series of geometric layouts with a compass. A challenge to the decipher, these lessons were shoehorned together, and made worse with a flurry of … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons

Here are the Top Ten Reasons for signing up for the Foundations of Design workshop I’m teaching at the Port Townsend School of Woodworking the week of March 17th – 21st.  10. You’ll learn proportions as a second language. 9. … Continue reading

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