Video Guide: Making A Leather Sheath

Making a Leather Sheath Curved knives for spoon carving can be difficult to store and protect. My friend Michelle sent me a picture of a knife sheath that she hoped to emulate for her carving knives. Although she’s already skilled at sewing fabric, she wanted some tips on how to approach her first [...]

By | 2018-05-04T13:46:53+00:00 March 16th, 2018|How To/DIY, Videos|0 Comments

How to Sharpen and Maintain your Axes, Mauls and Hatchets

How to Sharpen and Maintain your Axes, Mauls and Hatchets A good quality axe can last your lifetime, and beyond, if it is properly cared for. One way to maintain your axe is by sharpening it yourself; it is a easy DIY project that anyone can learn. The great thing about DIY sharpening, [...]

By | 2018-05-04T13:47:23+00:00 March 5th, 2018|How To/DIY|0 Comments

Guest Post: How to Store Your DIY Tools Properly Over the Winter

Note: This is a guest blog post from our friends over at Woodwork Boss. Want to contribute to our blog with a guest post of your own? E-mail us. How to Store Your DIY Tools Properly Over the Winter Alright, crafty ladies and gentleman. It's getting [...]

By | 2018-05-03T14:48:45+00:00 December 13th, 2017|How To/DIY|1 Comment

How To Make Apple Cider

How To Make Apple Cider Autumn is apple harvesting season, and that means fresh squeezed apple cider. If you’ve been lucky enough to have some at an orchard or farmer’s market, you know it’s an unbeatable combination of fun process and delicious result. Recently, with the help of some young guests at our [...]

By | 2018-05-03T14:54:52+00:00 September 13th, 2017|How To/DIY|0 Comments

General Tool Sharpening Tips

Whether you’re sharpening up a chisel, a knife, a plane or just looking on some background information about which sharpening stones to use, look no further. First of all, make sure that the tools you are [...]

By | 2018-05-14T15:54:19+00:00 April 12th, 2017|How To/DIY|0 Comments