Tag: Tom Fidgen

“An Unplugged Life” a new online experience with Tom Fidgen

October 8, 20140 Comments

I’ve written previously about Tom Fidgen who I consider an amazing author, craftsman and instructor. He’s released two amazing books “Made by Hand” & “The Unplugged Woodshop” both filled with inspiring projects intended to be built entirely with hand tools (but I don’t think he’d be upset if you completed them with a little assistance […]

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Tom Fidgen’s latest title made me angry…in a very good way!

November 6, 201338 Comments

I wrote a post a little while ago about how I WANT TO BE Tom Fidgen after reading a preview of his latest title “The Unplugged Woodshop: Hand-Crafted Projects for the Home & Workshop”. Once I wrote it, I was a little concerned it would come across all Buffalo Bill”ish” “I want to wear your […]

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I want to be Tom Fidgen

September 13, 20134 Comments

If you had a year to design and build eleven absolutely amazing projects in your woodshop what would they be? Now let me add another layer to that question…what if you not only designed these breathtaking pieces, but also built them only with hand tools? No bandsaw, no table saw, power jointer, thickness planer or […]

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The Daily Matt No. 64

December 22, 20090 Comments

Czeck Edge Rule Stop and Tom Fidgen’s new book, plus a very Merry Xmas wish to everyone! Help support the show – please visit our advertisers

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