Oak Dry Sink

DREAMS DO COME TRUE
After 17 years this woodworker is making up for lost time.

SHOP OWNER: Sam Rowles
LOCATION: Dayton, OH

    I'm an entry-level woodworker (two years hardcore). At 35 years of age, I finally got my own workshop I've wanted since I was 18. I lived in an apartment after I was married in 1993 and until two years ago, I could only dream about one day owning my own shop.
    After buying a house with a 1- car garage, which I set up as my woodworking shop, my dream became a reality. For about a year, I built shop fixtures, bookshelves, picture frames, etc. As things progressed, I started making the nice stuff.
Oak Dry Sink

    Since I visit this site often, I decided I wanted to show off the first nice piece of furniture that I made here. It is an oak dry sink with dovetailed drawers and cope-and-stick raised panel doors. It took me 120 hours to build. I will cherish it forever as will my only child when she has a family of her own some day.

. . . Sam Rowles


 
CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO THE    INDEX!

 

SEND US YOUR "SHOP SHOTS"
This is the place to share views of your shop, woodworking tips and methods,
mug shots, special tools or machines, finished work--you name it!
    We prefer digital images via e-mail, but prints or transparencies will do. Include your name, address, phone number and a paragraph or two explaining the photo(s). Not every entry will be used, we reserve the right to edit for length and clarity, and we will not return photos.

WoodCentral
P.O. Box 493
Springtown, PA 18081