Building the Ultimate Work Desk – Surface Prep

August 15, 2012

As I’ve written previously (here, for those who need the reference), I’m in the process of building a desk (or desk system) using some rough cut planks of butternut (aka white walnut).  The beauty of this process is the fact that I get to choose my finishes and work through the process myself, crafting something […]

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Building the Ultimate Work Desk – Testing Finishes

July 28, 2012

As some of you may or may not know (check Twitter if you don’t), I’m in the process of building a desk system.  I loved the look and function of Ikea‘s Galant desk system but wanted something a bit more organic in nature.  Consequently, I went on the hunt for some different options, finally choosing […]

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A bright idea…

February 6, 2012

more later, but trust me…this is FANTASTIC!
image (c) by; used by permission

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Where does time go?

December 30, 2011

Since I’ve made a few public promises (on Twitter, no less) stating that I’d actually post something by the end of the year (2011; last post was in June 2011), I’ve decided to actually KEEP that promise.  To that end, here’s my quick ‘n dirty post for the end of the 2011.

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Designing my Dream Job

June 27, 2011

One benefit of being gainfully under-employed is having those brief bursts of inspiration that allow you to get on paper (or blog) those streaming bits of ideas that could change your destiny.  Perhaps there’s a bit of hyperbole worked in there (ok, a whole lot) but the fact remains, when the mind is allowed to […]

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