Monthly Archives: April 2014

[Rocket Bookcase] Painting (at last!)

It has been entirely too long since I last worked on my son’s bookcase.  Since then, my wife has given birth to our second son, and now there’s a toy box looming on the horizon to build!  I’ve been waiting … Continue reading

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[Desk Repair] Routing the trim…

Today,  taking advantage of the 50° temperatures outside after another cold snap (yes, it snowed two days ago)  I used my hand planes to knock down the slight lip on the maple support of the shortened desktop and the pine … Continue reading

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[Desk Repair] Back to work…

Back in the heart of winter, oh, about a month ago, before my surgeries, before Percoset, before spring….my wife and I decided to switch our dining room with our office.  We had wood floors put in and the change has … Continue reading

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Opening Day 2014

It’s official!  The Vaught Woodworks Shop is open for 2014.  The weather finally eased the death grip it’s had on our necks up here in Wisconsin and it got to 65° today!!!  It felt like high summer after a George … Continue reading

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