mouse trap cheese serving board

Mouse Trap Cheese Serving Board

I was recently brainstorming some creative spins on cutting boards and serving trays. I looked over at a mouse trap sitting on my workbench and BOOM — I had an idea. Mouse — trap — cheese. What if I used mouse traps to make a cheese serving board? And...

fly fishing pen

Fly Fishing Pen

I love this new kit from Penn State Industries — the Fly Fishing Pen. This will make a great gift for the fisherman in your life. It’s a fun and easy pen to make. The designs on this pen capture the essence of the sport. Prominent pen features: The...

antler rings

Antler Rings and How to Make Them

As you may know, I love making things from the antlers of the whitetail deer. Peruse my site for a little bit, and you’ll see tutorials on making antler pens, letter openers, bottle openers, and home decor. So I thought I’d take a stab at making some antler rings....

modified slimline pens

Modified Slimline Pens

If you’ve been doing pen turning for a while, you’re probably familiar with the Slimline Pen Kit. This is the kit I started out making when a beginner, and I’m sure that’s the case for most other beginners. Several years ago, I excitedly discovered that I can customize these...

creative crafters

Creative Crafters

Wouldn’t we all like to be creative crafters? I know I would. So I’m always on the lookout for tools and techniques that pull me out of my box and my comfort zone. To be honest, I don’t feel creative most times, but I know there are ways to...