Dice Tower

This year my podcast, Roll for Topic, held its first convention. For one of the door prizes I made a dice tower reusing some ash flooring that a friend had gifted me. Here’s the finished piece: I’m very happy with out it turned out. The brass discs on the outside are for the internal pins […]

Twice Reclaimed Ash Box

A while back, a friend had an ash tree from their yard milled into floorboards. Those then those sat in storage until they moved and he donated the lot of them to me. As a thank you gift I made this small box for him: I tried to keep details from the floorboards intact. The […]

Happy Holidays!

In lieu of physical cards this year I spent way too long putting together a digital version that has a few jokes that made us laugh: 2020 Salzman Holiday Card I really do want you to have a happy last few weeks of the year. If you celebrate Christmas, Merry Christmas! And here’s to a […]

Two cutting boards

Selling these two cutting boards for $50 each. Both are finished with a mineral oil and beeswax blend. This one is oak, black walnut, and elm. Approximately 9.5″ by 12.5″ by 5/8″: And this one is elm and a very pale black walnut. 9.5″ by 13″ by 5/8″. A small knot was filled in with […]

A pile of knives

Our previous methodology of storing our knives was a pile in one of the drawers. In a nod to safety we had a scrap piece of wood in there as a divider to keep them separate from the non-pointy kitchen utensils.It wasn’t the worst system. It wasn’t the best either. So I made a better […]

Front Garden

We had A2 Garden Guides design and landscape our front yard and it looks SO much better! Super happy with it: And here’s the map they drew for us of what is what. This is really useful because our kiddo keeps asking us the names of things: Descriptions Azalea Varieties ‘Hino Crimson’, ‘Boursault’, ‘Gaiety’. Azalea […]