Memorial Day

Memorial Day they were started as Decoration Day during the Civil War to recognize those who died in battle. Decoration Day was a day when decorations were placed on those graves. Today, the tradition continues; in most cemeteries across the nation,...

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Small Shop/Studio Space Storage Ideas

I have a small Studio Space (12x20) inside of the Dovetail Community Workshop. I have a lot of tools and have aquired many since moving into this space 5-1/2 years ago. I have had to be creative in storage of the tools that I use on a regular...

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Why is the ā€œNā€ on my Business Cards backwards

  Now to the story of why the “N” is backwards on my business cards. My dad, Bob Roden was a member of the Osseo, MN Lions Club for over 30 years before he passed in 1993. The club wanted to make benches to place around town and my...

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People are like Trees

  The indigenous people see trees as alive. People are like trees and trees are like people. Trees can teach us a lot about ourselves. We all have skin just like trees have bark, some is light, and some is dark. Some is rough and some is smooth,...

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Welcome

Welcome to Veterans Woodworking Workshop. Please read “About Me” to understand how the name came about and what I am up to in supporting fellow veterans. I have loved Woodturning since I started in my dad’s shop many years ago. I...

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