Friday, October 2, 2015

Beginning Woodcarving Cancelled

Important notice regarding the Beginning Woodcarving class that was to be held Saturday, October 3rd at the Asheville store location: Due to the weather conditions, this class has been cancelled. The Asheville store has rescheduled this class for November 7th.

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Purchase a Jet 1642 Lathe - Get a FREE Bed Extension

Purchase a Jet 1642 Lathe & receive a Jet 20" Bed Extension FREE! Offer good thru 10.31.15. Visit us online to shop

Thursday, October 1, 2015

The October Woodworker is here!

Shop the October Woodworker items by visiting us online! The September Woodworker is good through October 12, 2015.

The October Woodworker email contains the following items:
  • Watch the video - Nova Infinity Chuck TE80120
  • Wood Juice Dry Wood Stabilizer PS05000 - NEW
  • Double Square 4" IP34244
  • Stanley Chisels w/Pouch 5Pc SW16401
  • Veritas Carver's Vise VT05201
  • Basic Carving Set 6Pc RA00116

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Roses in Hand - Customer Project

We thank Perry A. Reynolds for submitting this customer project to us! As you can see, this is a "Roses in Hand" wood carving. This wood carving was hand carved in basswood and painted in acrylics. It was also hand finished natural. 

You can submit your customer project to us by visiting

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

SAVE $196 on Sjobergs Hobby Plus Workbench!

SAVE $196 on a Hobby Plus Birch Workbench Plus Storage Cabinet & Accessory Kit Combo Package! Regularly $695 - Offer good through October 31, 2015! Visit us online to take advantage of this offer!

Monday, August 24, 2015

Build a guitar with Jack Hastings

When: October 18 - 24, 2015
Where:  Warren Wilson College
Cost: $1,600 (1,200 per student and $400 for materials)
Additional Info: Build a custom Martin D-18-style guitar with pre-war forward shifted bracing or a Martin 000-18 style with slotted headstock and 12 frets

Learn more about this class by visiting this link online:

About Jack Hastings:
Jack is a member of various woodworking organizations, including the Carolina Mountain Woodturners, the Furniture Society, the Guild of American Luthiers, and the Society of American Period Furniture Makers.

Learn more about Jack Hastings by visiting him online:

Monday, August 10, 2015

Jon's Story

Read about Jon Kraus - his love of woodworking - his story.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Customer Project

Thanks to John Elmy for his customer project submission!

The pen is turned in Myrtlewood. Also used in the process was Klingspor sandpaper and EEE Ultra Shine Paste Wax with Shellawax.

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Submit your customer project today by visiting us online @

Monday, May 11, 2015

20# Lathe Bargain Box of End Rolls Video

This is a nice informational video about our 20# Lathe Bargain Box of End Rolls. You can find this Bargain Box @

Friday, March 27, 2015

Tea Pots - Customer Project

The two customer projects below were submitted by Nancy Brown. Thanks for sharing your talent with us Nancy!

Bradford Pear Tea Pot and matching cups painted
Cherry Tea Pot painted

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

A Spoon Tutorial