These are the next blog post series I have been working on. I’ve taken traditions of the past and kept them and  turned some of them upside down and inside out:

Restoring a Fall Front Writing Bureau


Spokeshaves I Use and Why

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Upcycling Spokeshaves

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Making the Paul Seller’s Spokeshave Blade Extender


Shaping your Kitchen Knives to Task



And one more…



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Could the unique and simple Paul Sellers’ saw sharpening method be the very fastest saw sharpening method in the world????


  1. Glenn Hyatt on 11 July 2014 at 2:16 pm

    Paul they all look great, looking forward to them..Glenn

  2. Martin King on 11 July 2014 at 5:05 pm

    Thanks Paul – some great topics here. Particularly like the idea of looking at restoration and fall-front designs. Can I cast another vote for a piece on moulding planes please? I think you mentioned you had something in the pipeline a while back.

    • Paul Sellers on 11 July 2014 at 5:15 pm

      We have made the video and when that goes out i will right the process too.

  3. Andy in Germany on 12 July 2014 at 5:51 am

    Looking forward to the Spokesheve one as I’ve an old spokeshave in need of restoration. many thanks…

  4. Steve Massie on 12 July 2014 at 5:10 pm

    Paul I look forward to your Blog and video’s, I have learned so much from you and quite frankly hooked on Woodworking Master Classes. You are a great teacher and easy to follow and your NO nonsense approach goes with out saying. Wish I had know about you 25 – 30 years ago.


  5. mmelendrez1955 on 27 July 2014 at 6:37 pm

    I love to sharpen saws now. I am always looking for old saws to rework. It has become a hobby for me. I have found so many great saws for under $10.00. I have quite a collection now. Thanks for teaching me Paul.

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