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Inside This Issue

Show Us Your Workshop
Show Us Your Woodworking
Show Us Your Woodturning
Carving Submissions Wanted
Poll: Shop Thinking Spot
Blog: Highland Woodworker Online Classroom Review
Video: Bessey Strap Clamp Product Tour
Book Review: The Artful Wooden Spoon
Best Temperature to Apply Finish
Woodturning: Prepping for Christmas
Stories from Grandpa's Workshop
Woodcarving a Bowl with Hand Tools
Constructing a Mazza Yard Game

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Steve Johnson, The Down to Earth Woodworker, describes the 12ft version of this measuring tape as "the best tape ever made for general-purpose woodworking." Available in 1" x 25 feet and 1/2" x 12 feet, these tapes are made of high durability ABS plastic and a black overmolding on the bottom,

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Submit Pictures of Your Workshop and Projects
Show Us Your Shop

Show Us Your Shop

This month, we're sharing Charlie Smith's 20' x 24' workshop which contains some of his father and grandfather's hand-me-down tools from the 1800's.

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Show Us Your Woodworking Projects

Show Us Your Woodworking

We're sharing several projects created by Charles Wimpee who first started woodworking after going to jobsites to watch his grandfather build houses with mostly hand tools.

View Charles' projects
Show Us Your Woodturning Projects

Show Us Your Woodturning

This month, we're sharing Steve Mawson's beautiful wood turned replications of woven Native American baskets.

View Steve's projects
Show Us Your Woodcarving

Woodcarving Project
Submissions Wanted

We're currently looking for future submissions for our Show Us Your Woodcarving column! Submissions that appear in Wood News Online will receive a $50 Highland Woodworking Store Credit!

Submit your carving projects!
Highland Woodworker Live Online Classroom

Become a Member of The Highland Woodworker
Online Classroom!

The Highland Woodworker Online Classroom is a convenient way to learn woodworking on your own time. We now offer Memberships so you can get the most out of our online woodworking classroom. Choose a $10/month Simple Membership and get unlimited access to the streaming archive, 'Learn from the Masters' series and discounts on the 'Build a Project with a Master' series, or choose the $99/year Membership PLUS to get all that plus quarterly live online classes and first access to the class video.

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Highland Blog

Highland Blog:
A Review of Len Reinhardt's Online Finishing Class
By Travis Remington

Our beginning woodworking blogger, Travis Remington, got a membership to the Highland Woodworker Online Classroom, and the first class he watched was Len Reinhardt's Foundations for a Great Finish.

Click here to read his class review
The Artful Wooden Spoon

Book Review:
The Artful Wooden Spoon By Joshua Vogel
Review by J. Norman Reid

Spoon carving, an ancient practice that has roots not less than two or three thousand years ago, has recently become a topic of fascination among woodworkers. The Artful Wooden Spoon is a well-informed guide to spoon carving that combines well-organized instruction with inspiring examples.

Click here to read more

Turning the Corner:
Prepping for Christmas
By Temple Blackwood

Temple, like many woodworkers, begins making his Christmas gifts in August. This month, Temple shares a variety of his handmade gift ideas that woodworkers and woodturners can add to their idea list for their own gift giving this upcoming holiday season.

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Grandpa's Workshop

Stories from
Grandpa's Workshop:
Contemplation in a Woodshop
By Bob Rummer

Bob Rummer has an old neighbor's fold-up chair that he often pulls out to sit in the middle of his shop and contemplate. This month, Bob discusses the importance of this "thinking spot" and how it plays a part in his woodworking.

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Poll: Thinking Spot in the Workshop

Poll: Do You Have a Designated “Thinking Spot” in Your Workshop?

In our January 2021 Show Us Your Workshop article, Ray Pugh pointed out his "pipe smoking and thinking spot" within his shop. This month, we want to know if you have a designated "thinking spot" in your own workshop?

Click here to answer

Carving a Bowl
with Hand Tools
By Sait Cakmak

Sait recently bought a 35mm #7 Hirsch Gouge from Highland Woodworking and immediately wanted to put it to use, so he decided to make a bowl using just the gouge and other hand tools.

Click here to read more
Highland Woodworking YouTube

Video: Bessey Strap Clamp Product Tour

Take a look at the incredibly useful Bessey Strap Clamp, as Mike Morton walks you through its setup and use on our Highland Woodworking YouTube channel. For a limited time, save $15.

Click here to watch
Wood Finishing

Finishing Tip: Now is the Best Time to Apply Finish

Temperature has a large effect on wood finish. You don't want it to be too hot but it also can't be too cold. According to General Finishes, the best temperature to apply finish is between 65-75 degrees Fahrenheit ...which is a likely temperature range where you are right now.

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Yard Games

Project: Constructing a Mazza Yard Game
By Randy Cordle

Mazza is a fun, family-friendly yard game involving minimal skill AND you get to use mallets! Randy Cordle discusses how to create the playing pieces as well as the rules of the game.

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Make a Chair from a Tree

NEW Make a Chair from a Tree By Jennie Alexander

New from Lost Art Press
Non-Slip Parallel Bar Clamp

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Elipse P100
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Festool STM 1800 Mobile Sawing Table

Festool STM 1800 Mobile Sawing Table

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General Finishes

General Finishes

Fall is a great time
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Leigh Jig

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