Summer Update 2015

Mid-Summer is finding us very busy at Blue Spruce Toolworks. Of particular challenge has been getting our old Kitamura milling machine up and running. Mike joined our team to refurbish […]

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Who was Sloyd and what was so special about his knife?

Everyone needs a Sloyd knife in their shop. First a little background. Sloyd was not a person. Sloyd is a word derived from the Swedish word Slöjd meaning handiwork or […]

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Good Tidings

2014 has been a very challenging but fun and exciting year for Blue Spruce Toolworks. I want to give a huge heart-felt thank-you to all of our customers who have […]

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 After a long absence we are pleased to re-introduce our bench and butt chisels. We have changed some suppliers and processes and refined the design. I believe they are better […]

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Notes from WIA

The Woodworking in America show for 2014 was a lot of fun and it was great meeting many of you for the first time. It was also encouraging to see […]

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A New World Order

“Do you ship to Canada?” “Australia?” “England?” “Thailand?” “Greenland?” “Norway?” We get emails asking to ship internationally every week. I always get a little excited when an email from another […]

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The Fall Lineup

Ever wish that you could chat with expert woodworkers and get advice from their experiences? How about take classes to hone your woodworking skills? Do you wish that you could […]

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Puppy Days of Summer Sale and T-Shirt Extravaganza

Greetings from a very hot Pacific Northwest. You might be thinking “Wait, the dog days of summer are toward the END of August.” Between the weather here being so uncharacteristically […]

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Your Finest Work 2.0

Welcome to the new and improved blog for Blue Spruce Toolworks! This is not Dave. This is his daughter Hannah, home for the summer and happily employed. My job is […]

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