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The Chris Schwarz Blog

Rosette

This is an excerpt from Carving the Acanthus Leaf by Mary May. Various styles of rosettes have been used since the...

Coming in 2018: The Lost Art Press Work Jacket

I have two favorite garments: a beat-up motorcycle jacket for winter and a traditional French work jacket for the...

Geometry in Time for the Holidays

In the spirit of the holidays, let’s perform some simple, ancient geometry to create the iconic symbols of the two...

Coming Soon: More Classes at Our Storefront

When I purchased my shop building in Covington, Ky., I swore I wasn’t going to open a woodworking school. And, in...

Curriculum aliud*

My father assigned his office assistant, Bambi, to be my teacher. One of our early lessons involved learning to copy...

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