My name is Izzy Swan. I do this on youtube called Think Woodworks.
Have been designing and building furniture, cabinetry, and woodworking devices for about 25 yrs now.. My approach to woodworking is fairly radical to put it mildly.. But I want to use my channel to teach and inspire creative thinking in woodworking.. this is the last little project I did. I know it well out of the realm of what most folks are use to but I would invite you to check it out and decided for your self what you think.. I am very interested in feed back from newer wood workers for ideas or maybe challenges they are having that I might be able to help them with... thanks for taking the time to check it out.. posted a video link below..
Good job, I have never seen a wood chisel smacked so fast.
I Lost my bowling ball back in the 50's, It was kind of a burnt orange in color, I reported it to the police, they asked me a lot of questions, the last question was the strangest, they asked, "WHAT SIDE WERE THE THREE HOLES ON?", I said " I'm THINKING ON THE OUTSIDE".
Hey, Izzy, I've been watching your YouTube videos for a few weeks now. My user name there is Steve French. There is more than one Steve French on YouTube (I can't figure out why the site would allow multiple users to have the same user name). I'm the one who left the glowing, gushing comment about how awesome your furniture designs are. Man, you make some seriously incredible and beautiful furniture. I really hope you'll share of it here some time in the future.
You have some really cool ideas. I'm glad to see you here. It's a great forum. You'll be right at home here. Or, wait, you aren't here like Stumpy Nubs was: for a few posts just to draw attention to his YouTube channel then run away, never to look back... are you? Speaking of... I wish he'd come back to us.
Anyway, welcome to the forum. And keep up the cool videos.
Concerning the bowling ball; I asked on YT (but I don't think you've had a chance to answer yet), is the ball regulation diameter (whatever size that is)? If so, I'd love to see you play it at a bowling alley. It would be cool to see it come back via the auto ball return. It seems like that would be a very satisfying moment for you. :thumbsup:
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