About your instructor,
Steve is an experienced welder, metalworker, carpenter, homebuilder, stonemason, cabinetmaker – and instructor.
His online courses, award-winning articles and videos have helped thousands of people develop practical, hands-on skills to improve lives since 1988.
Steve has written for Mother Earth News, The Toronto Star, Reader's Digest, Family Handyman, Cottage Life, Canadian Contractor, Canadian Home Workshop, and many other respected publications over the decades.
His growing course collection includes training on solar energy and off-grid power systems, woodworking, metalworking, rural living skills and more.
He and his wife, Mary, live in a stone-and-timber home they built themselves on Manitoulin Island, Canada.