Spring

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I am very excited about the coming spring/summer. This season I will be focusing on carving spoons and making greenwood stools. I started teaching some carving techniques this winter and hope to continue through the coming year. It is essential that these skills are passed on and not forgotten.

 I picked up a book that has been most helpful in taking my carving to the next stage. “Swedish Carving Techniques” by Willie Sundqvist is a gem of knowledge and I would highly recommend this it anyone who wants to improve their knife work.

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There are some maple and birch spoons in the works as well as the first of the greenwood stools. A very large maple tree was uprooted so I have my work cut out for me. 

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About Anthony Wilder

I am an artisan woodworker from Grand Rapids, MI. Woodworking is my passion and I do all my work with hand tools. We can learn a lot from past methods and mindsets and I am working towards teaching the lost art of working wood.
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