Making Time Episode 017 - Cups, Bowls, and Crafting Like a Man

  • Posted on: 4 April 2018
  • By: admin

In this episode of Making Time Darryl Jones, Charles Gantt, and Chad Grosklags talk about recent builds, the upcoming WoodWorking Shows Atlanta 2018, and answer your listener questions. 

Show Notes: 

Making Time Episode 17: Cups, Bowls, and Crafting Like a Man. 

In this episode of Making Time Darryl Jones, Charles Gantt, and Chad Grosklags talk about recent builds, the upcoming WoodWorking Shows Atlanta 2018, and answer your listener questions. 

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We want to thank our patrons:
Sean McHenry of D.I.Wyatt Custom Woodworks
Chad Grosklags of Mancrafting

What the guys are working on:

  • Darryl: more bowls, a couple of videos

  • Chad:  I have several videos that I’ve committed to doing as well as a presentation at the Atlanta woodworking show and a couple of welding projects.  Thats in addition to to the cups I already mentioned. 

  • Charles: I Tried to turn two bowls over the weekend, and if you follow my Instagram and Facebook stuff, you know how that turned out. I cut the bottom of the salad bowl I was building too thin, and launched another, much smaller bowl across the workshop.

Makers' Roundtable 

  • Darryl: almost bowl failure and the saviors aka CA

  • Charles: 1000 Follower Giveaway launching after AWWS 2018 (around the time this podcast is live)  New Design Challenge Announced at Element14, submit your project idea to get sponsored with the hardware to make it.

  • Chad: I’m going to Makers Central, Just went to WBC.

Patreon Supporters
Sean McHenry of D.I.Wyatt Custom Woodworks
Chad Grosklags of Mancrafting

Predictions From Last Week:

  • Charles:  No fun this week: TAXES
  • Darryl:  Finish armoires and bookcase. No Pen for Zach, new playlist
  • Mike: Wasteboard for SO3, Turn samples for local shop, design and cut house numbers sign - inlaid.
  • Drew: Finish horse signs, catch up on orders, Maybe…… start craft show stuff  

Results From Last Week?

  • Charles: Taxes Finished
  • Darryl: total Fails!
  • Mike: Unknown
  • Drew:So I got a lot down on horse sign still working on them. Stayed up last night til 2 working on them. Tonight will be the same. Orders are caught up. No on craft show stuff But......The orders were 4 things so that has to count

Predictions for next week:

  • Charles: Getting ready for Wood Working Shows Atlanta 2018
  • Darryl: continue the ongoing saga of unfinished objectives and clean the shop (or some version of)
  • Chad: Makers Central Tumblers Shipped, Making TIme Tumblers Done, Makers Workbench tumblers done, Southern Woodworkers Tumbler done, Power Point for Atlanta Wood Working Show. 

Listener Questions

  • Sean McHenry:  Favorite wood to turn..and why?
  • Richard Ash: Is it better to stay with one area to work in, leather, metal, wood, anything. Or you cover as many as you can.
  • Curtis Gauger: What are the challenges of managing two business.  Especially one being creative and the other more customer oriented

Maker Spotlight

Chad Grosklags (Mancrafting)

Links:

Bluetooh Unleashed Design Challenge at Element14.com:https://www.element14.com/community/community/design-challenges/bluetoothunleashed?ICID=DCH-featured-top3challenges 

Chad’s other business: http://www.bugspray.com


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