It was no mean feat, but Urban Log Studios is officially up and running! There have certainly been some bumps along the way (fire alarm system backorders and delayed County Fire inspection) but we are relieved and thankful to finally have the kiln up and running. Thus far we have run two half loads of
One of our favorite YouTube Woodworkers, The Wood Whisperer, shares his recommendations on CA Glue: CA (cyanoacrylate) glue is a handy thing to have in the shop. It dries fast, comes in several viscosities, and can solve a lot of problems for the woodworker. Oddly enough, the thing I use CA glue for the least
One of Urban Log’s favorite YouTubers is The Wood Whisperer and he offers some sage advice on getting started as a woodworker: “I started my woodworking career in 2004. Over that time I’ve had the good fortune of learning from some great woodworkers who were quite generous with their information. In spite of that, there
AJ Nicholls, Urban Logs’ head woodturner, turns a beautiful little live edged bowl out of applewood. Live edge ring bowl turned on the lathe. Included is test video from some extra footage. This is an accelerated footage video, not a “how to” video. Check out more info about Urban Logs Production Woodturning, see the Artist’s
Urban Logs’ AJ Nicholls turns a live edged bowl out of plumwood. He says: “Turned this little live edge plum bowl from a tree that came down over the winter during a storm. Part 1 is rough turning the bowl. Part 2 will be sanding and finishing after it dries!” Check out more info about
Urban Log Studios aims to reduce waste from urban logging by providing accessible and affordable kiln drying and lumber production services to the general public, as well as manufacture heirloom quality turned items from trees sustainably salvaged in the surrounding community.