Helping build a school in Haiti

I have some friends, Jay and Jen Kroll, who are heading to Haiti, March 28-April 2, 2010, in order to help World Vision build a school. Last night, they had a gala and silent auction to help raise funds for the trip and school. I had originally hoped to have a piece made for the … (Read More)

Tiger Maple handplane

I decided to build my own wooden hand plane after seeing planes from Larry Marshall and Kari Hultman. Making a wooden plane is almost a craftsmans right of passage, like a Jedi building his own lightsaber. (Sorry, should have issued a nerd alert.) It is an extremely fulfilling project and can provide some great learning … (Read More)

Art Fire and Etsy

Over the course of the last couple weeks, I finally launched an Etsy shop and an Art Fire studio for Scott Meek Woodworks. I only have two items for sale currently at both locations: the Maple and Cherry tray and the Butternut/Walnut treasures box. I hope to have a few more items for sale in … (Read More)