Woodworking For The Impatient How To Make A Windsor Rocking Chair And More
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I've always had an appreciation for green woodworking.Not that I've done as much of it as I would like, but the idea of being able to walk into a forest, harvest some wood, then walk back into the shop and go to work … well, it's getting in touch with our pre-industrial DNA.
Oh, and it feels pretty good not to pay lumber yard prices for air-dried birch! Green - yes wood that has not dried and usually is still in log form - has its advantages … for some types of woodworking.
Building bookcases with green wood isn't recommended, but if you want a nice rustic table, a nice basket or a set of traditional tableware, you're in luck! How about using the oak from Grandpa's yard that fell last month? That's a nice opportunity for a family heirloom.
So call your buddy with the wood mill, slab the wood and set it aside for a year or two.Then grab some of the smaller pieces and work them green.A nice set of loving spoons for each of your siblings, or set aside the right pieces for a continuous arm Windsor chair! Okay, if I've got your mind going, take...