The Basics of Wood Jointery

If you’re a homeowner interested in woodworking, then you’ve likely heard the term “jointery” before. Jointery refers to the techniques used to join two pieces of wood together. These techniques are essential for creating strong, stable structures and beautiful pieces of furniture. In this article, we’ll discuss some of the most common types of jointery […]

Wendell Danielson: Master Woodworker

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Wendell Danielson is a master carpenter who has made a name for himself in Ottertail County and surrounding areas of west central Minnesota. Born and raised in the Midwest, Danielson has a deep appreciation for the beauty and durability of handcrafted woodwork, and his passion for the craft is evident in every piece he creates. […]

Why Handcrafted Furniture?

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There’s something special about handmade furniture. It’s not just the fact that it’s made by hand – it’s the attention to detail, the quality of the materials used, and the care that goes into each and every piece. While manufactured or factory-built furniture has its place, there are some distinct advantages to choosing handmade furniture. […]

Woodworking in Ottertail

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Woodworking is an art that has been around for centuries. The craft of woodworking has been passed down from generation to generation, and there are still skilled craftsmen who are passionate about creating beautiful pieces of art from wood. One of the most popular types of wood used in woodworking is walnut, which is known […]