Nick offerman explains the pleasures of woodworking and why he won t vote trump ron swanson might not exist but offerman s love of woodworking is very real in good clean fun. Build a stool when you look at a skyscraper you don t say i could never build that.
Misadventures in sawdust at offerman woodshop by nick offerman offerman s own book is of course a practical hands on instruction manual for the budding woodworker.
Nick offerman woodworking magazine. Nick offerman who you likely recognize from his role as ron swanson on the sitcom parks and recreation is coming out with a new book good clean fun 35 a witty woodworking tutorial this month. Nick wrote an article in fine woodworking magazine about his tricks for levelling huge slabs. All i have is a hammer and a bag full of nails says offerman.
Misadventures in sawdust at offerman woodshop by nick offerman offerman s own book is of course a practical hands on instruction manual for the budding woodworker. Founded by nick offerman we are a los angeles based woodworking collective specialising in custom fine furniture live edge slabs canoes and bespoke projects. But when the camera stops rolling nick still heads for his l a.
At age 38 offerman got his big break as the deadpan ron swanson in parks recreation now in its fourth season on nbc. The heart of the jig is a trough that guides the router over the workpiece allowing you to even out the high and low points as much as possible and retain the maximum possible thickness. Nick offerman s solid oak emojis weigh in at 14 lbs.
Woodworking shop where he and four part timers turn out beautiful furniture from big slabs of distinctive wood. The bacon loving whiskey guzzling woodworking pawnee parks. To celebrate we asked him to share a few of his favorite country things.
He was the editor of fine woodworking magazine in the early 1990s and founded woodshopbusiness magazine which he eventually sold and. For many people hearing mention of the name nick offerman brings to mind one of the hippest television characters ever created. Nick offerman s shopmade router jig flattens thick slabs to create nakashima style tabletops and other unique pieces.