Writing/Essay/Journal
Scott McGlasson didn’t start out wanting to be a woodworker. He was teaching, but realized he didn’t really enjoy it. He stumbled upon woodworking while taking some classes on the side. Is there something in your life that you enjoy that you didn’t think you would like or be interested in? How did you discover it? How does McGlasson bring his personal story into his art? What do you think would be most challenging about this form of art?

Activity
Scott McGlasson describes his art as “old world with modern elements.” Create a piece of art that contains elements of old and new.