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Making Rabbit Skin Glue – Easy as Piss!

I have recently been enthralled by the television programme Kevin McCloud’s Man Made Home from Britain’s Channel 4. In episode two, Kevin and his jolly band of helpers discover the ancient process of making glue from animal skins (beginning at … Continue reading

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A William and Mary Simulated Tortoiseshell Chest of Drawers – Part Five

I had previously rubbed the drawer bottom boards together; then a couple of days ago, in relative respite from the high winds and searing heat that are presently wreaking havoc across the eastern seaboard of Australia, I cut the dovetails … Continue reading

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