David Voyles' Profile
Since I was young enough to remember I was following my dad around everywhere he went. His greatest hobby was collecting antiques and wood working. Like father like son, yes, I caught the fever. Following behind dad, I was always picking up scrap pieces of wood that were ready for the scrap bin, glueing, nailing and painting I would make something straight from my imagination. By the time I was 10 dad encouraged me to build my first master piece. We purchased an old cast iron sewing machine base and I scrapped, sanded and painted it black. We found some scrap pieces of oak to make a top and a drawer. Then off to sanding, cutting, glue and finishing , I completed my 1st master piece (desk). I sold the desk for $25.00 and I was on my way.
Now it's forty years later and I'm still at it , but now more than ever. After working in 2 furniture factories, a lumber yard, a pallet company,…
- Born on April 14
- Joined April 12, 2011