Email Address: email@example.com
Where are you based?: Pomona, California
Introduce yourself!: I am an Artist and Thinker by training; I live creatively. I welcome opportunities to consult, facilitate, critique and participate with other creatives.
What do you need?: Other (please specify below)
What can you share?: Professional Development Coaching, Project Feedback/Critique, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space, Archival, Documentation, Production/Tech, Other (please specify below)
Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!
Anything else to add?: Selected Technical Skills/Tools:
Comfortable both in the machine woodworking shop and a hand tool studio. I have experience and a working knowledge toward the proper and safe set up, adjustment, maintenance, and use of the following:
table saw, band saw, chop saw, compound miter saw, scroll saw, jointer, planner, radial arm saw, router, router table systems, shaper, spindle sander, disk sander, oscillating belt edge sander, drum sander, bench grinder, vacuum table, vacuum bag systems, dust collection systems, portable bandsaw mill, router based CNC machine, chainsaw, drill press, morticing machine, lathe, sand blaster, steam bending
circular saw, reciprocating saw, jig saw, drill drivers, random orbital sander, belt sander, disc sander, polisher, sheet orbital finishing sander, angle grinder, detail sander, pen sander, rotary tools, stapler, moisture meter, stud finders, picture framer’s point gun, sharpening wheels
brad nailer, flooring nailer, framing nailer, finish nailer, roofing nailer, stapler, impact wrench, ratchets, jitterbug sanders, hammers, shears, cut off tool
woodworking bench, vice, dog, holdfast, carving gouges, gouges, bench chisels, paring chisels, brace and bit/eggbeater hand drill, precision square, marking gauge, marking knife, scratch awl, trammel points, dividers, calipers, story stick, precision and framing square, metal and wooden bench planes, block/bevel-up/plow/scrub/shoulder/router/molding/moving fillister/dovetail planes, dead-blow mallet, commander, framing/upholsterer’s cabinetmaker’s/warrington/veneer hammer, inlay tools, carving knife, box-beam level, lanyard level, bullseye level, spokeshaves, scrapers, rasps, rifflers, files, floats, peavy, cant hook, timber jack, pickaroon, bark spud, slick, drawknife, adze, froe,hatchet, carving/carpenter’s/forest axe, splitting maul, traditional frame saws, log and timber saws, hand/japanese/dovetail/bow/oping/fret/veneer saws, miter box, miter trimmer, shooting board, gimlet, water/oil/diamond sharpening stones and guides.
Making oil/acrylic/egg tempera/water/glue/paste paint, mediums, oil sticks, gesso, and various other supplies from scratch. Industrial coatings. Automotive paints and finishes, including both older solvent based and newer California mandated waterborne systems.
Proper and safe set up, adjustment, maintenance, and use of the following tools: HVLP/LVLP/Gravity gun and associated tools, such as compressors, pressure pots, double diaphragm pumps, hopper feed, gravity feed, suction feed and pressure feed systems. Airless electric systems, Electrostatic systems, Aerosol.
hand forming, including the use of bossing mallets, bumping/finishing/planishing hammers, anvils, cold connections, bending brake, metal brake, beverly sheer, MIG/TIG/oxyacetylene welding, pipe/silver/electronic soldering, lathe, hand mill, chemical treatment, oil/water/air/oven tempering, hand/drop forging.
fiberglass/carbon fiber/kevlar layup and formation, resin casting.
Comfortable with silicon, resin, latex and rubber systems from Silpak and Smooth-On, as well as materials such as concrete, hydrogel, plasters, clay, paper, and food stuffs. Experience with: sand molds, vacuum form, lost wax ceramic molds, multi-piece molds, die casting.
Construction: (not licensed)
slab/post foundation work, wood/tile/carpet/linoleum/eco/cement flooring, forming, structural insulated panel, metal/stick/set/timber framing, log/bale/adobe brick/cordwood construction, roofing, decking, drywall, lath and plaster, hardboard, painting, plumbing, electrical, historical restoration.
Comfortable with Mac and PC User interface. Common programs I have working experience with include: MS Office suite, iWork suite, Open Office, Adobe Creative suite, Google Sketch-Up.