Scott Simka's Profile
I am a professional Chef in Charlotte, NC and have been working with cedar in my spare time since Christmas of 09. The wood I use is found dead standing or on the ground. Sometimes I can harvest trimmings after a storm. I use only simple tools, a bow saw, hatchet, axe, sander and drill. I make Candle Holders in a variety of sizes & shapes - Lamps, Coasters, Reversible Candles & am looking forward to making my first Menorah.
I've got Paypal up & running to make it easier for you to buy.
If you would like to discuss anything about my work - convo me.
I often dry my wood for more than a year, it may undergo fine cracking from the outer edge toward the inner, called "Checking" which is normal and part of the character of cedar. This happens when it goes from a more humid environment like my garage, into an…
- Born on November 17
- Joined July 16, 2010