My wife saw some ergonomically designed crochet hooks and decided she would like to try one. So she showed me a picture of one. I have made 6 or 7 of the long thin ones and this looked much easier…Continue
Not long ago I posted a windmill I made of Styrofoam. Each side had paper on it and I didn't think it would last long and would soon blow apart. However a surprising thing happened. The paper on the…Continue
" The hook is most difficult because the end has to be the proper Dia and the hook opening, length and smoothness has to please the user. Hard wood is best for the hook,, but it is prone to splinter and split.. Utmost care must be used making…"
I went with 4 fellow vets to the VA center in Denver to obtain a Veterans ID card. This card establishes that you are a vet and is good for discounts at local stores After much confusion (this place is HUGE) we were feeling like we were back in the service. Lines were the order of the day and the place was full of vets from the last wars. We were 5th in line to speak to a lady that said all we had to do was fill some forms. 6 sheets of them and we must file a claim to be on record. WHAT!We took…See More
I thought I'd try to make a wooden spoon. I gathered some scrap Cherry and yellow hart and came up with this one. My wife didn't care for it because of the size and shape of the end scoop. She wanted a flat one. Oh well, my daughter loved it. My next one will be better now that I have done one. Most was done on the lathe and some on…See More
I'm a retired Instrument/control/chemical supervisor and spent 38 years in a power plant. I am a Viet Nam vet and have been retired 12 years. I am from Ohio, but now live iin and love Colorado.
I have a web site ronaltier.com to have my finished projects available in one place for my friends and family to see. I seldom sell anything. Once I make it, my wife and family lay claim to it.
Please describe your main woodworking interests.
I love to create unusual intricate things made of wood.