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Thanks for stopping by.  Here you will find ideas and tips on working with wood, metal and other crafts.

 In addition I will be offering items from my own studio available for purchase.  All you need is a PayPal account.  PayPal is free, and easy to use.

Also you will find plans available for making many of the items you see here.

Although I am originally from TEXAS!, I currently, live in Central Mississippi.  This area affords many opportunities for working with various materials, such as native cypress and  native cedar.  Both woods make unique items when one uses proven techniques.

In my studio (actually just a simple shop), I have both woodworking tools as well as a fairly well equipped home machine shop.

I have been an eBay seller for many years and also publish videos to YouTube. From YouTube you are able to view some of the techniques I use.  My belief is that anyone can do what I do, therefore I show step-by-step instructions on many items I make.  Many people have sent emails saying they have found them both interesting and encouraging.


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to see some of my items in action


 John Robertson

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