Woodworking Enthusiasts

Our woodworker artisan blog is a compendium of ‘Marcus Kett’s’ woodworking knowledge based on his 30 years of crafting timber into useful and artistic works. A variety of different skills using traditional tools and modern machines in his ‘Solar-Powered’ workshop.

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The Blog

Woodworking for beginners and intermediate craftsmanship is found here within the realms of this compendium of woodworking ‘TUTORIALS, HOW TO’s, WOODWORKING NEWS AND REVIEWS’.

Search through over 300 woodworking tutorials, reviews and articles in our BLOG. 

“Woodworking is not just a lifestyle but a passion…”

 

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Today we start our next adventure without being able to mix with others. So I made a short movie!

WALLYBOIS’S RECENT BLOG POSTS

nomi chisel

Japanese Nomi (Chisel) (鑿, のみ)

Japanese 'Chisel' or nomi (鑿, のみ) What is The Nomi Chisel is for? The Nomi is a Japanese tool that ...
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Japanese Genno (Hammer) (玄能)

'Hammer' of Japan or 'Genno or Gennoh' (玄能)The Japanese hammer is called a Genno and is used to impact chisels, ...
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Japanese Ono (Axe) (斧)

The Ono (斧) is a Japanese tool and a weapon but it is widely used to fell trees and to ...
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Japanese Chouna (Adze) (釿)

In Japan, the Adze is called a Chouna. The Chouna is one of those tools that is used by skilled ...
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Japanese Woodworking Tools

Woodworking itself is one of the oldest art forms in existence; Japanese woodworking is one of the earliest known forms ...
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Difference between hardwood and softwood

Whether you're trying to add new elements of style and personality into your home or want to improve its inherent ...
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Wallybois – Workshops

Our workshops are busy everyday building window shutters and doors. We also make a variety of Architectural wooden products in Oradour Sur Vayres of France. What sets us apart from other manufacturers is that we produce quality products using power from the Sun. It is our way to do our part towards being carbon neutral.

‘Window Shutters Made to Measure’

Products such as Window Shutters and Traditional Entrance Doors made from French Oak and Pine (Northern Fir).

“Woodworking is not just a lifestyle but a passion…”

Shutters
oak entrance door
Entrance Doors
How to Measure
compass plane for planing curves
How to Install
Stanley bailey hand planes
Tools for Installation
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Solar Powered Workshop

“Woodworking is not just a lifestyle but a passion…”

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