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One of the very first things humans manipulated for use was wood. To this day we still use it every single day. Look around you, you’re probably surrounded by wood, no matter how industrial your environment. Wood carving, wood sculpting, and lathe work are pretty common, but we also see whittling, chainsaw art, furniture making and a plethora of other wood crafting projects.


Interviews with the Hand-Makers

Want some inspiration to launch your own Handmade adventure? [Anne Hollowday] wrote in to share a series of short films she’s been posting …

Automata and wooden gears

While most animated machines we deal with every day – everything from clocks to cars to computers – are made of metal, …