beauty and idiosyncracy

As if you needed another reason to get your name on the list for the inaugural issue of Mortise & Tenon magazine, I have to say that in the editorial work that I have been doing for this issue I have learned something with every turn of the page. Without giving anything away, one of the…

It’s in the bag

Need a use for all the brown paper bags leftover from your New Year’s Eve party? They make great burnishers to take the rough bits off of a milk painted surface. This is a tip I picked up from the Chris Schwartz Popular Woodworking blog a while back, (thanks Chris) but having finally tried it…