Fresh Memory

During my childhood, when I visited grandparents, I remember that the dinner table in their house was quite different. There was a heavy glass on the top of the table covering the table. Underneath the glass and above the table, there were numerous documents, such as my certificates from elementary school, the family photograph from the…
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0918-0920 Biscuit Joiner & Sun Mao

Not a cooking class for biscuits, we continued with the next step of making a table: making cuts and then using biscuit joiner and glue to make our six-piece table top together. This process reminds me of the joining skills of the traditional Chinese carpentry, 榫卯 (Sun Mao), which does not need glue, biscuit or…
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