High up in the
Appalachian Mountains, where the
Rhododendron grows so thick
that you might never find your way out, where the
spring water still splashes out cold and clear, and the
poplar and hemlock trees grow straight and tall,
there is a hollow in the woods,
caressed by the sun and kissed by the
where we still turn wood the old fashioned way...
the way wood wants to be turned.
We cut the trees, mill them, air dry the lumber, and then kiln dry it.
Or we buy it from one of the local suppliers.
Or, you can supply the wood so it will match what you are building.
All of our lathes, as well as our methods, have withstood the test of time.
The main workhorse is an
The Faye and Egan
is used for longer columns and posts.
"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education."
-- Mark Twain
Keeping Bees -
Making Cheese -
Growing Grapes -
Raising Hogs -
Pouring Metal -