I've been an owner of a woodshop and have been a contractor for over 30+ years and have taught adult woodworking for my local college and private classes for 12+ years.

-- woodworking classes, custom furniture maker

SAD NEWS CHARLES NEIL HAS PASSED AWAY

a1jim — My dear friend Charles Neil passed away yesterday after 8 months of battling...

I Have a new website ,how about your feedback?

a1jim — He everyone I’ve finally upgraded my website, would you mind giving me your...

Fun in my woodworking class

a1jim — I thought I’d share some photos from one of my classes,I had a very...

Woodworking Monthly

a1jim — This seems like a good Idea and the Editorial written by Debbie is well...

Learning wood carving online

a1jim — Hi Freinds I’ve had some long-term projects that have been sitting on a...

Don't do what I did

a1jim — Hi Gang I was watching some home fix it on TV and noticed a number of...

How organized is your work shop ?and what would you like to change in your shop?

a1jim — Hey Gang I just had a conversation with my wife about a book someone told...

What woodworking sources did you learn from and are you learning from now?

a1jim — Hi Gang I was thinking back when I first started woodworking,back then...

Choozing a sliding compound chop saw

a1jim — Depending on what kind of woodworking you do you may want a sliding compound...

IS IT APRIL'S FOOLS DAY ALREADY???

a1jim — I got this promo e-mail from tools-plus today and said this has to be a...

YOUR DREAM PROJECT,WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

a1jim — I have had a few projects on my dream project build list ,but what has been...

Do as I say not as I do AKA Don't do this at home

a1jim — Hi gang As I was cutting some wood on the table saw today the thought came...

Longing for the country.Show us you beautiful country scenery

a1jim — I moved from a beautiful place in the country 16 years ago from a...

ARE TOOLS MADE OVERSEAS OF POOR QUALITY AND IF SO WHO'S TO BLAME

a1jim — Quite frequently when someone ask about what tool to buy online folks chime...

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY

a1jim — I wish you all a most happy independence day I hope everyone enjoys their...

Becoming a professional woodworking or not

a1jim — As a professional woodworker many times over the years I’ve had a good...