Today we start Module III and table making
Once the shelves are glued up we turn to oak from pine and start to discover visible capillaries, medullary rays and cells we might never have seen or heard of before. It’s the time of the mortise and tenon joint and chiselling, chopping and paring in different fashion to methods we used on the last two projects and practice pieces. Now we have learned and gained skill. We know what sharp means and we get sharp tools in a few minutes because we understand the goals. Amazing, the crossover from not knowing to knowing. To get beyond the book of knowledge to the relational knowledge gained only by doing. The wood unites everyone when it costs you something to achieve the right results.