We starting on the 'big picture': bosting, which means finding the overall shape and sense of bramble reaching over from the back. If we get this right, everything else follows...
| 23 May 2016 12:41
Caerlynn - I use the same gouges across the types of wood I normally use (Lime to Oak). If the wood was much harder I'd increase the amount of inside bevel, thus keeping my low cutting angle as I bolster the strength of the edge.
| 21 May 2016 20:09
I would like to know if you use other sets of chisels when you're working hard wood?
| 15 June 2013 02:45
Joe - That's a very good question and I do appreciate the point. The best thing I can think of is to play the video full screen, pause it where you want and print a 'screen shot'. Here's a website that tells you how to do this for most computers: http://www.take-a-screenshot.org/
| 12 June 2013 17:51
Chris - would it be possible to "print" a picture from the video? I do not have a drawing, photograph or otherwise still shot of you working. So when I leave the computer and go to the shop, I can't remember what it looked like! Maybe it's a right brain thing but a snap shot would really help.