James Hooper's Profile
My name is James Hooper. I’m a father to an awesome son, husband to an awesome wife, and live in Portland, Oregon.
Tinkering with wood, nails, screws, glue, and tools is my escape. A few years ago, my wife and I needed a new dining room table. We wanted something big enough to entertain friends and family with food and games. The hunt was on. I used to work at Restoration Hardware, and there were some tables I really like there, but the price for these tables was more than two thousand dollars. Cheaper tables were poorly made, and I knew that they would most likely not last long.
My wife asked if I could build us one, and, to be completely honest, my first thought was no way, there was no way I could build something that would last. After searching for a long time and our existing table finally falling apart, we were in a position where we NEEDED a…
- Born on March 25
- Joined April 22, 2012
- James Hooper
- Portland, OR, United States