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A Maker’s Podcast with Shawn Stone (aka Stone and Sons Audio Show) is a look behind the scenes into a woodshop, an online business, and an awesome community. Stone and Sons content provides how-to videos on YouTube, step-by-step instructional website articles, insightful podcast episodes centered around community and other means of education through online courses and email communications. Subscribe and listen for tips, advice, opinions, and stories from Shawn and other makers from around the world. Topics range from project ideas, mistakes made, things we learn from, my kids point of view and anything related to woodworking, online content creation or community involvement. Should be fun, so tune in and let’s have some fun.

A Maker’s Podcast with Shawn Stone (aka Stone and Sons Audio Show) is a look behind the scenes into a woodshop, an online business, and an awesome community. Stone and Sons content provides how-to videos on YouTube, step-by-step instructional website articles, insightful podcast episodes centered around community and other means of education through online courses and email communications. Subscribe and listen for tips, advice, opinions, and stories from Shawn and other makers from around the world. Topics range from project ideas, mistakes made, things we learn from, my kids point of view and anything related to woodworking, online content creation or community involvement. Should be fun, so tune in and let’s have some fun.

Location:

Columbus, Mississippi

Description:

A Maker’s Podcast with Shawn Stone (aka Stone and Sons Audio Show) is a look behind the scenes into a woodshop, an online business, and an awesome community. Stone and Sons content provides how-to videos on YouTube, step-by-step instructional website articles, insightful podcast episodes centered around community and other means of education through online courses and email communications. Subscribe and listen for tips, advice, opinions, and stories from Shawn and other makers from around the world. Topics range from project ideas, mistakes made, things we learn from, my kids point of view and anything related to woodworking, online content creation or community involvement. Should be fun, so tune in and let’s have some fun.

Language:

English

Contact:

6625740386


Episodes

Taking Risks

6/3/2019
In episode 24 we talk about Taking Risks. Current State of the Shop: - Current project - Patio Tour - Past project - Table saw fence caddy and dust hose support arm - Side project - CNC projects Topic of Discussion: - Main talking point Taking Risk Links: Ultimate Patio: https://youtu.be/3BcxnkldjsE Dust Hose Support Arm and Fence Caddy: https://youtu.be/uZxmn7OhrPU You can find me and everything about Stone and Sons at stoneandsons.net Stone and Sons Projects:...

Duration:00:21:27

Do What You Love - What is a Micro Influencer?

4/26/2019
In this episode we talk about making a living doing what you love. We also make a special announcement that you don't want to miss. Full Show Notes: https://stoneandsons.net/do-what-you-love/ *Special Announcement: New podcast Hosted by Dylan with Woodbrew and myself, Shawn with Stone and Sons. We are delivering valuable information geared towards being a Micro Influencer. If this interest you, Sign Up Here to be notified when new episodes drop. If you're looking to make extra money with...

Duration:00:45:31

Working with Different Materials

4/1/2019
E22 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/working-with-different-materials In this episode I talk about my patio makeover and working with different materials. Current State of the Shop: slab tables, outdoor slab coffee table and round slab side tables Past projects: Live Edge Patio Bar and Pergola Topic of Discussion: Working with different materials and outdoor patio makeover Links mentioned- Outdoor Kitchen: https://stoneandsons.net/outdoor-kitchen/ Support the Show: Show...

Duration:00:24:48

Real Talk and WorkbenchCon

3/1/2019
E21 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/real-talk-workbenchcon/ In this episode I talk about what I brought back from WorkbenchCon and the future for Stone and Sons Current State of the Shop: – Current project – Pergola Past projects – Dust Collection, Small Shop Miter Saw Station Topic of Discussion: - Take-aways from WorkbenchCon 2019 and what's ahead for Stone and Sons Links mentioned: Fire pit - https://stoneandsons.net/diy-fire-pit/ Dust collection (budget friendly) -...

Duration:00:25:38

Dust Collection and Sponsors

1/31/2019
E20 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/episode20/ In this episode I talk about good health in 2019 with dust collection, recent projects, and sponsorships. Current State of the Shop: – Current project – Dust Collection – Past project – Outdoor Kitchen, Small Shop Miter Saw Station Topic of Discussion: - Dust Collection and Sponsors Support the Show: Show your support by becoming a Patron and receiving rewards in the process....

Duration:00:29:06

New Tools

9/27/2018
E19 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/new-tools/ In this episode I talk about new tools and the expenses that go along with getting new tools, is it worth it??? Current State of the Shop: - Current project - Picket fence - Past project - How to replace columns - Side project - Dinning table Topic of Discussion: - New tools Support the Show: Show your support by becoming a Patron and receiving rewards in the process. https://www.patreon.com/stoneandsonsworkshop Previous Podcast...

Duration:00:23:34

Productivity and Goals

9/1/2018
E18 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/productivity-and-goals/ In this episode I talk about new things developing with Stone and Sons Workshop in terms of productivity and goals. Current State of the Shop: - Current project - Outdoor Kitchen - Past project - Shutters - Side project - CNC projects Topic of Discussion: - Productivity and Goals Support the Show: Show your support by becoming a Patron and receiving rewards in the process. https://www.patreon.com/stoneandsonsworkshop...

Duration:00:22:15

Past Projects

8/3/2018
E17 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/past-projects/ In this episode I talk about my past 6 projects to wrap up the summer and some of the things I learned. • Intro - 0:06 • Current State of the Shop - 0:44 • Patrons - 8:48 • Topic of Discussion - 9:25 • Wrap Up - 24:58 Current State of the Shop: - Current project - Picket fence - Past project - Shutters - Side project - CNC projects Topic of Discussion: - Past Projects Support the Show: Show your support by becoming a Patron...

Duration:00:27:08

Being In A Rut

7/27/2018
E16 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/being-in-a-rut/ In this episode I talk about the struggles that I have faced after going full time and what it takes to overcome them. • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 0:34 • Patrons - 5:13 • Topic of Discussion - 5:50 • Community On Air - 14:15 • Show Shout Out - 22:27 • Wrap Up - 23:28 Current State of the Shop: - Current project - shutters and columns - Past project - CNC sign making - Side project - IGTV shop tour Topic of...

Duration:00:24:44

Making Mistakes and Being Real

7/13/2018
E15 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/making-mistakes/ In this episode I talk about making mistakes and being real with ourselves about who we are as makers, woodworkers, metalworkers, leatherworkers, or whatever we do. • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 0:36 • Patrons - 7:29 • Topic of Discussion - 8:03 • Community On Air - 15:16 • Show Shout Out - 21:22 • Wrap Up - 22:30 Current State of the Shop: - Current project - Shop Tour video series for IGTV Topic of...

Duration:00:23:31

Content Platforms and Why

7/6/2018
E14 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/content-platforms/ In this episode I talk about the different content platforms I use and why. Not only for my reference and content library, but to give content consumers a better idea where I post. • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 0:34 • Patrons - 7:33 • Topic of Discussion - 8:00 • Community On Air - 29:28 • Show Shout Out - 34:04 • Wrap Up - 35:57 Current State of the Shop: - Current project: More shop organization, foam...

Duration:00:39:55

Learning New Things with Special Guest, My Oldest Son JT

6/29/2018
E13 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/learning-new-things/ In this episode my oldest son, JT, joins me on the podcast to talk about learning new things. His new adventure into the CNC world. • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 1:10 • Patrons - 5:37 • Topic of Discussion - 6:04 • Challenge of the Week - 15:30 • Show Shout Out - 16:50 • Community On Air - 17:49 • Wrap Up - 22:18 Current State of the Shop: - Current project: Table saw inserts Upcoming Projects: - Planned...

Duration:00:23:39

Project Materials

6/22/2018
E12 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/project-material/ Today’s Episode (with time stamps): • Intro - 0:08 • Patrons - 0:53 • Current State of the Shop - 1:17 • Topic of Discussion - 6:40 • Community on Air - 17:56 • Show Shout Out - 21:15 • Wrap Up - 24:14 Current State of the Shop: - Current project: CNC Upcoming Projects: - Planned projects: Outdoor Patio Furniture Topic of Discussion: - Main talking point: Project Material Support the Show: Show your support by becoming a...

Duration:00:26:28

What is a Maker?

6/15/2018
E11 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/making-a-podcast/ Today’s Episode (with time stamps): • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 0:25 • Upcoming projects - 3:39 • Topic of Discussion - 4:38 • Challenge of the Week - 09:51 • Community on Air - 13:35 • Patreon Supporters - 26:14 • Show Shoutout - 26:46 • Wrap Up - 27:48 Current State of the Shop: - Current project: VANITY PROJECT - Side projects: CNC / received more parts to the CNC… waste board, rails, dust collection...

Duration:00:29:19

Making a Podcast and Live Stream

6/9/2018
E10 Show Notes and Links: https://stoneandsons.net/making-a-podcast/ Today’s Episode (with time stamps): • Intro - 0:08 • Current State of the Shop - 0:50 • Upcoming projects - 4:17 • Patreon Supporters - 4:51 • Topic of Discussion - 5:38 • Challenge of the Week - 18:00 • Community on Air - 20:14 • Show Shoutout - 28:13 • Wrap Up - 28:57 DOWNLOAD THE PODCAST AND LIVE STREAM CHECKLIST HERE: http://bit.ly/podcast_checklist Current State of the Shop: - Current project: VANITY PROJECT - Side...

Duration:00:30:19

Shop Organization

3/10/2018
Episode 9 (March 9, 2018) Current State of the Shop - - Last week: Finished the Modular Shop Storage System: https://youtu.be/SMxXzwC-nb8 Plans: https://stoneandsons.net/shop/modular-shop-storage-system/ - Next week: Lumber Organization Outfeed Assembly Table: https://stoneandsons.net/shop/outfeed-assembly-table/ YouTube channel: http://stoneas.ws/youtube Project coming up: - Bunk Bed with Desk, Table or island Topic of discussion: Shop Organization 7 Proven Steps to Improve Your Time in the...

Duration:00:18:15

WorkbenchCon Takeaways

3/5/2018
Episode 8 (March 2, 2018) Current State of the Shop - - Last week: Started the Modular Shop Storage System - Next week: Finishing the Modular Shop Storage System build YouTube channel: http://stoneas.ws/youtube Project coming up: - Bunk Bed with Desk, Lumber organization Outfeed Assembly Table: http://stoneas.ws/outfeed Topic of discussion: WorkbenchCon.com Made for Profit podcast: Madeforprofit.com Support: Support us on Patreon: http://stoneas.ws/patreon Project Plans:...

Duration:00:25:12

When to Start Seeking Out Sponsorships - Caller Question

2/26/2018
Episode 7 (February 26, 2018) Current State of the Shop - - Last week: Shop Layout. http://stoneas.ws/latest - Next week: Starting on the Modular Shop Storage System build SketchUp Course: http://stoneas.ws/sketchup Project coming up: - Modular Shop Storage System, Bunk Bed with Desk Outfeed Assembly Table: http://stoneas.ws/outfeed Call In - Dustin Kallam with Northstar Workshop - When to start seeking out sponsorships? Support us on Patreon: http://stoneas.ws/patreon Show Shout Out: - Worn...

Duration:00:12:51

Full Time Content Creator

2/16/2018
Episode 6 (Thursday 15, 2018) Current State of the Shop - - Last week: Shop Layout. https://stoneandsons.net/woodworking-shop-layout/ - Next week: Starting on the Modular Shop Storage System Project coming up: - Modular Shop Storage System, Bunk Bed with Desk Special guest: JT, my seven year old, joins me on the Audio Show. Projects mentioned: - Drill bit holders: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdQgQio2jK8&t=127s - Fidget spinner: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7lqvi3yYns Call In - Donny...

Duration:00:20:47

Balancing Project Ideas

2/8/2018
Episode 5 (Thursday, February 8nd 2018) Current State of the Shop - - Last week: rearranging a wood shop. https://stoneandsons.net/rearranging-a-woodworking-shop/ - Next week: Finishing up the shop rearrangement Project coming up: - Modular Storage System Call from Grant Emmons, North Carolina - How do you balance making things for profit and for yourself or as gifts? - Check out Grant on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ggemmons 7 Proven Steps To Improve Your Time In The Shop:...

Duration:00:19:04