Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Claire Minihan
Claire Minihan's posts

Post has attachment
New Home New Woods
Alrighty there folks, A month ago this salty New Englander went down south to Asheville, NC. I've left my beloved corner of Peter Galbert's chairshop and moved into a shop with my two oldest and dearest friends in the trades, Johanna Smick of Monkfish Binde...

Post has attachment
Travisher Blades: Grinding and Sharpening
Okay now, I know taking any new blade to the grinding wheel can be intimidating, but despite the curved blade, the same principles apply as if you were grinding any other plane blade.  First things first, dressing the wheel. Square your tool rest to the gri...

Post has attachment
Travisher Blade Grinding Jig
Alright ladies and gents the mystery that is 'grinding a travisher blade'  will be exposed in one simple jig. To get started take a trip to your scrap bin, because lets be honest if you are reading a woodworking blog you definitely have an embarrassingly ov...
Wait while more posts are being loaded