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Saturday, September 8 • 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Tricks from Truths--Layout Fundamentals

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From the most ancient times, artisans coupled primitive tools--little more than
strings, sticks and stones--with a deeply intuitive understanding of the
inherent truths of geometry to efficiently execute pleasing designs and
precision layouts and surveys. As you’ll see in these demonstrations, some of
these “tricks” for generating dimensions in certain relationships, specific
angles of intersection and all manner of shapes almost border on magic!


Jim Tolpin

After more than thirty years of working at woodworking for a living… and after having written more than a dozen books on the subject that have sold more than three-quarters of a million copies… I am now teaching woodworking for a living at the Port Townsend School of Woodworking... Read More →

Saturday September 8, 2018 2:30pm - 3:15pm PDT
Woodworking Stage