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I live in Roanoke VA now. I just got started in wood working a few weeks ago. My style is more of a log cabin look, where you can still see a log in each piece. My first project I am currently working on is a small 10X36 desk. Nothing special, just something to help me understand the tools and techniques more. I don't buy the wood I use, I go to the family farm and harvest the trees I need to build the project.
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post #2 of 8 Old 03-27-2011, 10:59 PM
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Welcome to the forum,
If I might add I am a firm believer that you learn by doing but a plan is essential to any project.
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Hi,we're just over on the other side of BRP from you-all.One way to get started is by building stuff to help you build.Drawing tables,storage cabinets,tool centers,ect.Best of luck,BW
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