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Archive - 2012 03

2 accidents in 1 day

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Mark Baker

30 March 2012

I am often surprised at how little things cause me to smile and it is surprising how much impact these little incidences have for good and bad. I was working on the lathe and adding some carved detail to a piece and the sound of the blade slicing through the wood as it cut cleanly leaving a fully bu ...

Cover shoots

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Mark Baker

16 March 2012

Things have been somewhat hectic in the woodworking department lately. We have condensed cycles because of Easter. There are also two magazines undergoing a lot of changes and redesigns; I have been to Cologne to the Tool fair and the South East woodworking show, both of which were great events. It  ...

Cologne Hardware Fair

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Mark Baker

6 March 2012

Many of you comment that my job sometimes requires me to be here there and everywhere - a trick I am trying to learn better - and most of last week and yesterday saw me doing just that. We are changing what is featured in some of our magazines within the woodworking group – Woodcarving and also Wood ...

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