Hand Resawing Notes

When you’re resawing by hand, there is a big consideration in determining how difficult it’s going to be: Under how much stress is the wood? There are two big factors that I’ve noticed: The cut of the wood Moisture content Let’s start with the moisture content, because that’s perhaps a little easier to understand. Green […]

Luodong Forestry Culture Garden

I learned a lot of stuff when I was in Taiwan during this past trip. For example, there’s a Taiwanese douglas-fir! It’s supposedly pretty rare. But rather than expand on how much I like douglas-fir, let’s talk about one of the little trips we took. The Luodong Forestry Culture Garden is a relatively new combination […]