Surface Envy


  I dig black.  My wife (bless her) mocks me because other than blue jeans I really don’t wear anything but black and shades of grey. I blame it on overexposure to the 80s (united friggin colors of Benneton, anyone?). A few months back, I posted on the spectacular hammer made for me by Seth Gould. […]

Jack Royale


The beginning of most years, I take a week or two to do some shop reorganization and try to get some of the projects on my ‘want to do’ list crossed off.  This year, as a break from labeling my hardware jars (really small screws, really really small screws, shoot me please) I took a break […]

farewell, my black balloon…

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Well, now I went and did it. I got me some new website. About five years ago, when I started my blog and website, I opted for a color scheme of burgundy and (later) black. You can find the color swatch set filed under ‘Trent Reznor’s aura” on Kuler. I liked the site at the […]