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Spectacular Home Decor Projects Involving Woodwork

Use of old wood in reclaiming a home is perhaps the most exciting do-it-yourself activity one can undertake. Reclaimed timber and pallet turn trash into treasure when it comes to home d├ęcor. Reclaimed wood projects not only helps you to make use of old and unwanted wood but it also transforms your space into a Read the full article

Portland, OR Offers A Unique Approach To Helping The Homeless

For several years now, a large population of homeless people have been living in Portland, OR. In a current online article that I read today, it tells about how a group of concerned, and motivated community members got together to build more than a dozen of wooden sleeping pods for homeless individuals.   The wooden Read the full article

Hattiesburg man uses woodworking to teach teens life lessons.

No one expects life lessons to come from someone’s woodworking shop, yet the Mount Vernon Baptist Church believes that life lessons can come from unusual places. Several of its parishioners have put this belief into practice, offering lessons about life and Christian living in unusual settings. Shawn Shoe, one of the members of the congregation, Read the full article

Woodworking Against Violence in Chicago

In late 2016, a peaceful march in Chicago was held for the 762 victims of gun violence who perished in the Windy City last year. Peace activists and mourners carried 762 wooden crosses measuring four feet from their base to the top, each cross emblazoned with the name and age of each victim.   The Read the full article