I'm very happy to share the following interview with Jonathan Jekic. Tell us a little about yourself: I'm a 22 year old guy from Germany. I always loved being outside, going to the forest, and of course, working with wood. When I finished school, I did a vocational education as a lumberjack. During my time as a lumberjack, I learned a lot about trees and forests, and I also collected a lot of different woods. It was the perfect time to start green woodworking, as I had an almost …
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One of my goals with this website is to connect with the spoon carving community, so it was wonderful when I received an email from Gorazd Richter a year ago with some kind words about my writing. I appreciated his thoughtfulness then, and the comments we have shared since then on Instagram, so I'm very happy to share the following interview with Gorazd. Tell us a little about yourself: My name is Gorazd Richter. I live in Prague, and I love spoon carving and green woodworking. My wife …
This past summer I was in Decorah and I bumped into Scott Johnson at Vesterheim during Nordicfest. I've had the good fortune to meet a number of good people in the spoon carving community, but I knew that there was something special about Scott as soon as I met him. Over the next few minutes after saying hello, he was showing me how to kolrose and making my child a kolrosed pendant that had a story to go with it. I'm looking forward to returning to Decorah to take Scott's kolrosing class at …