Alex working on smoothing the curved laminated stile for some monster walnut doors for the Georgian hotel ballroom. We're making 2 pairs of these double hung, 13' tall, arched walnut doors to separate the ballroom into two distinct spaces. We start out by
Dovetailing a bunch of maple drawer parts for the desks we're building. Maple is a very satisfying wood to work with hand tools. Once the desks are done, they're off to their new home @creaturecomfortsbeer offices.
Working smart today. We needed white oak dowels and were unhappy with the way the dowel plate causes tear out. All you need is an accurately sized hole, a chisel, and a drill.
Getting the first coat of oil and wax on the #reclaimed oak table top. It was a chore to stabilize, but worth it.
White oak desk back panel detail.
Hanging in the shop with @saintudioathens as they work on this monster 16' tree gate. These guys are awesome, each project more impressive than the last. It is inspiring to work next to such talented artists. Give them a follow.