Jon Carroll Woodworks

Up-cycling. 

A few good friends of mine donated to me what is to become my new “R&D” portion of my shop.  First off was this drafting/art table that the top had been … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Summer Slump

Well summer is here now in full force and for the first few weeks I found myself forcing my way into the shop to get things done. With the sun … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

Shaker Step Stool Series

Well I managed to break down the build into 3 videos. I’m feeling more and more confident when adding the commentary. It’s still a weird feeling though when editing. I’ll get … Continue reading

May 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hybrid Woodworking

Well. I did it. I sold one of my machines. Let me explain… While working on a four post bed build, I was preparing the one of the posts to … Continue reading

May 13, 2015 · 4 Comments

When it Feels Right – It’s Right!

All I have to say is – well… WOW! I got our Christmas parcel in the mail last week (Yes in April… That what we Artists/Craftsman do!!) expecting the unexpected … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Clearing Workspace

Originally Written 1 Apr 15           I had a chance this week to work on some storage issues around the workbench. I never expected to put a … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Plane Mallet

Originally Written 28 Mar 15      After a busy week there was much accomplished. I finished building and filming my shaker stool build (editing and publishing will be over … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Scrub Plane Completion

Origanally Written 24 Mar 15     The scrub planes have been completed and just finished filming the test run. I couldn’t be happier with how they turned out. They … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Start of Somthing Bigger??

Originally Written 23 Mar 15 Well, here goes.   The very first entry – I may as well introduce myself. My name is Jon Carroll. I’m a Husband, father of … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · Leave a comment