Videowoodworkers Skiatook Adventure With Shawn Graham
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On June 23-24, 2017, a bunch of YouTubers converged on a field in Oklahoma to abandon technology and go old school.The 'Skiatook Adventure' differentiated itself from other events via its complete lack of agenda.
There were no tool vendors, no pitchmen, no schedule.Visitors weren't coming to buy, learn or try new things.The event was all about getting past the information highway and socializing 'IRL.' The event was the brainchild of Ted Alexander, who upon acquiring a band saw mill thought it'd be a fun weekend to mill up material with his fellow content creators.
Enter Nick Ferry and an invite to any maker on YouTube, and the adventure was on its way.The makers who came all brought something to demonstrate, but these demos were just ice breakers with the public.
You had Moy Perez helping people turn pens, Shawn Stone building tool totes with kids and Jay Bates inviting every passersby to whitewash a fence (err… build a workbench).There were also some demonstrations that had visitors enthralled, such as the several variations of log milling, chainsaw carving, metal flake embellishments, spray paint art, CNC dice making and bowl turning.
After the gates closed, the event kept going for the YouTubers as...