Heard Around the Workbench

Our Take on Blogging

We All Have A "Social Cause" - What's Ours??

We All Have A "Social Cause" - What's Ours??

by Brett Willard March 13, 2019 4 min read

"If we were going to promote a social cause, it needed to be something that touched us. And, if it meant that much to us, hopefully, it would also mean more to you."

"... we will be able to direct funds and awareness to help (volunteer-run animal rescue groups) get the needed emergency veterinary care for the real beneficiary: the injured and sick animals."

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The Other Most Important Toolkit

The Other Most Important Toolkit

by Brett Willard February 03, 2018 5 min read

"... pretty soon, you have quite a few tools in the toolkit, some of which you are still scratching your head over just how best to use, and others you are not so sure you will use again. Yes, those are all very important to turn your idea into a tangible piece, but not always the most important tools if you are trying to sell what you built."
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2017 In Review

2017 In Review

by Brett Willard December 30, 2017 3 min read

Blue Valley Woodworks reflects on 2017 with a review of accomplishments and looks forward to 2018.
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Getting the Sawdust Flying . . .

Getting the Sawdust Flying . . .

by Brett Willard December 22, 2017 3 min read

"Welcome to Blue Valley Woodworks, and our maiden blog post. Or blost.

.... the notion of Blue Valley Woodworks is not really all that new. It just took me several decades to get here."

 

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