Jack McKee is a builder, designer, teacher and writer. He is semi retired now. He worked as a handyman, remodeled houses, built small boats, designed (and built) equipment used by children with special needs, schools, and children’s museums. Jack worked at a Montessori school teaching “shop” to preschoolers, taught woodworking and science for the local parks department, had a traveling science caravan which visited schools, taught “Woodworking for Kids,” a workshop for teachers. He helped kids build boats, log buildings and cardboard domes.
Recent Posts by Jack
Ford Pranther set me these two wonderful Bulder Board videos of a cedar set he built. The first set I built was using cedar boards, too. Its cheaper and you don't have to worry about finishing, which is a big job. He shows another way to cut the notches with a table...
It was the most meaningful, fun, and interesting woodworking I’d ever done.
Children can steer themselves from short and fat to tall and skinny.