Develop Your Own Designs
A step-by-step process unlocks your creativity
Learning to design furniture can seem intimidating, but Michael Fortune has boiled down his technique into seven basic steps that any woodworker can follow. His process begins on paper, works its way up to models, and requires la sense of adventure and a commitment to keeping all your notebooks and never throwing away an idea. So don’t get bogged down worrying about whether you can design the perfect piece. Take some tips from Fortune, let your ideas flow, and start building.