Cy Swan is a cattle rancher...

in Southern Oregon, and is a frequent and beloved guest on the Essential Craftsman YouTube Channel.

He has a lifetime of experience that few people can match.

A devoted father and family man first and foremost.

Work experience includes serving as a marine, cattle rancher, land developer, mechanic, machinist, fabricator, blacksmith, heavy equipment operator, and logger.

After work Cy has entertained himself with scuba diving, hang gliding, hunting, distance running, snow skiing, Celtic gamesmanship,  and every type or artistic craftsmanship.

He is a licensed pilot, holds a black belt in Karate, musically inclined, competent on a computer, and well read.

Cy's most recent accomplishment is the publishing of a children's book that can be found here.