As you're well aware, I love my box and pen making. I love working with any kind of timber. I must say, the aroma from the PNG Rosewood is exceptional. Here is one of my latest kits.
We recently got in some Spalted Myrtle. I think the best way to describe it is pretty much being a "diamond in the rough". I love the figures and the deep details embedded in the timber. Some are against spalted timbers but I sure am a fan. What do you think of my Sedona? ... Continue Reading →
When I am making furniture, I always end up with lots of scrap pieces of timber left over from the project. I neatly file them away and hopefully one day I can use them on another project. Pen blanks is the obvious candidate for scraps but there are only so many pens that I can... Continue Reading →
This is how I normally finish my boxes. No fancy finishing techniques, only a nice simple way to get a perfect finish every time. Hope you enjoy!