Origin Story: Starting from Scratch


Justin Nelson of Fernweh Woodworking built his business from the ground up. Despite growing up more interested in cars than crafts, Nelson began making tobacco pipes while in the military and discovered a new passion for woodworking. After leaving the Marine Corps Nelson began learning the tricks of his new found trade and built it into what is now a three-year-old business.

Hear his story in the latest installment of Central Oregon Daily’s newest feature, Origin Story. Every week Allison Roecker introduces us to a passionate person who is making their dreams come true.


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