Workshop Wednesdays – Tire Thumper

This week on Workshop Wednesdays I made a Tire Thumper for my brother.  He has been driving a truck for a living now and requested that I make him one.  I finally got around to it.  I made this from a tree branch that someone brought me a while ago.  It’s been sitting around for…

Workshop Wednesdays – Glass Blowing

On this episode of Workshop Wednesdays we take a trip to Jason’s family glass blowing studio.  Jason and his dad have really gotten this process down.  They have made tons of vases like this so they typically have no issues making them.  The workflow between them is pretty awesome to watch because they know what…

Familab Tour – Workshop Wednesdays

To continue our Workshop Tour series on Workshop Wednesdays we did a tour of our favorite Makerspace Familab!  Check it out and tell us what you think!  If you have any questions about the lab, what is offered there, how it works, etc please feel free to reach out to me or any of the…

Workshop Wednesdays – Episode #7

Today on Workshop Wednesdays Jason as back as your host.  We are making a quick setup to cast our own pen blanks.  Then show you how we cast our first blanks.  Coming up after this episode you’ll get to see how the blanks did on the lathe. Like and subscribe to keep up to date…

These things can bite!

Safety, safety, safety! *WARNING somewhat graphic images* While working on a project on the table saw without a guard, I wasn’t paying attention and nicked my finger with the running blade. I am glad it was just a nick and I didn’t lose a finger but man does it hurt!  So to anyone just getting into…