Volume: 132
Issue: April - May 2011

Classified Ads

Advertising in the classifieds is provided to members of the Minnesota Woodworkers Guild free of charge.  Ads placed should be for goods or services of general interest to the woodworkers who make up the guild community.  Ads for services will run until cancelled.  Other ads will run for one issue unless renewed.  Submit ads to: jebeutel@gmail.com. 

 

Help Wanted

Mark Laub Studios has a great opportunity for 1 or 2 competent woodworkers. You will be helping build award winning, very high end, complex, original design furniture. Friendly, supportive, learning environment. Flexible hours and pay.  Call or email Mark 612.210 7793 marklaubstudios@gmail.com

Magazines

Handyman 36 issues '89-'91
American Woodworker 42 issues '88-'98
Woodworker's Journal 13 issues '89-'97
Weekend Woodcrafter 13 issues
Workbench 12 issues
Woodsmith 12 issues
Home Furniture (by Fine Woodworking) 6 issues
Woodwork 17 issues '89-'96
Better Homes & Garden WOOD 90 issues '85-'99
$85 for all.  If not sold they will be given away at a future date to be determined. Contact jim@jimbolesdesigns.com if interested in the sale or potential give away."

Tools

Large woodworking bench - 2 1/4" Maple top 60" x 64" with 4 quick-release cast-iron vises mounted at each corner;  sturdy steel base with one large open steel shelf.  Originally from a school wood shop.  $900.  Contact Craig, cdr38@comcast.net  or 651.249.5540.  

Services

Mike Siemsen's School of Woodworking.    We have another great line-up of classes this year including some tool sharpening and tuning classes with Mike and a fantastic finishing class with Roland Johnson. We are also highlighting Glen Huey's class Build a 4 drawer Chippendale Chest. Classes are held in my shop on a quiet rural setting 35 miles north of the Twin Cities. The shop is heated and air conditioned for your comfort year around. Reserve your spot now!  Website: www.schoolofwood.com e-mail: mike@schoolofwood.com Phone: 651-257-9166

Woodcraft Education Program. Located in Bloomington, we offer the Twin Cities most complete selection ofwoodworking classes. Our classes cover furniture making, carving, turning, hand and power tools, and finishing. We also offer free demonstrations everyn month.   Close by, small class sizes and the best local and national instructors make it a great place to bring your skills to the next level.  Website:  Woodcraft Bloomington Store    Phone: 952-884-3634

Plane soles milled flat, price ranges from $12 for a block plane to $40 for a #8. Sides can be milled square to the sole for $15-$20. Contact Chuck Pitschka at 952-935-0660, or by e-mail at cepitschka@yahoo.com.

Workbench Plans.  Plans now available for Adjustable Height Workbench with a built in Mobile Base.  Email Charlie Kocourek at Charlie@Jack-Bench.com or visit my website www.Jack-Bench.com