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Book Giveaway: Choosing and Using Handplanes by J. Norman Reid

Book Giveaway: Choosing and Using Handplanes by J. Norman Reid

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Leave a comment here for a chance to win a copy of Choosing and Using Handplanes

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Modern-day Blade Sharpening

Modern-day Blade Sharpening

What happens after you drop your blade off at the sharpeners.

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Seth Rolland - Balance and Tension

Seth Rolland - Balance and Tension

The work of Seth Rolland defies what wood seems capable of.

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Step 3 - Small Six Board Chest

Step 3 - Small Six Board Chest

In this Step the chest bottom, front and back are created. Use the Line or Rectangle Tool to create an edge face for the Bottom. Double click on the rectangle, then right click, and choose Make...

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Tambour Doors in SketchUp

Tambour Doors in SketchUp

In our house, at the end of the hallway to the bedrooms there's this funny little space that's hard to use. It's had this flat pack book shelf there for years but it's time to do something different...

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STL 111: Get to know Garrett Hack better

STL 111: Get to know Garrett Hack better

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Garrett Hack replaces Mike... for this week. Plus left- vs. right-handed benches, advice on flattening blades, and finally, the big question: can you straighten wood with steam?

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UPDATE: Sam Maloof: 36 Views of a Master Woodworker by Fred Setterberg

UPDATE: Sam Maloof: 36 Views of a Master Woodworker by Fred Setterberg

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See who won a copy of Sam Maloof: 36 Views of a Master Woodworker

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Northern Woods Exhibition - Twin Cites Woodworkers with Twice the Talent

Northern Woods Exhibition - Twin Cites Woodworkers with Twice the Talent

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Paul Bunyan "wood" be proud of the quality of work I found at the Minnesota Woodworkers Guild’s 33rd Annual Northern Woods Exhibition of fine Woodworking. This Guild is the second largest in the country with roughly 800 members, and it could be one of the oldest guilds in the country, too.

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From the Archives: MotC - Jere Osgood

From the Archives: MotC - Jere Osgood

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Not only are Mr. Osgood’s designs sublime, but he also could be considered one of the forefathers of modern studio furniture. Designers like Michael Hurwitz and Garrett Hack are often considered today’s icons, but their lineage can be traced directly back to Osgood.

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A look at 52 boxes

A look at 52 boxes

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A year ago special projects editor Matt Kenney challenged himself to build 52 distinct boxes in 52 weeks. Sure, building 52 boxes in a year isn't that big of a deal. Designing 52 boxes in a year is a big deal. Watching Matt's progression from box 1 to box 52 was inspiring.

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Step 2 - Small Six-board Chest

Step 2 - Small Six-board Chest

This is the second step in creating the model of the Small Six-board Chest. I've shown below the final result after about 10 steps. Step 2  the image below shows the scanned image in SketchUp...

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52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 46-52

52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 46-52

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I did it. I made 52 boxes in 52 weeks. Check out the last six.

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Printing From SketchUp

Printing From SketchUp

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In the last few weeks I've answered questions from a number of SketchUp users related to printing their drawings. These questions seem to fall into two basic categories. The first is just printing...

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 STL 110: Those sexy shapton stones

STL 110: Those sexy shapton stones

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 STL 110: Those sexy shapton stones Saw sharpening, smooth moves and the merits of a longer sanding block. The guys cover it all and it even gets a little steamy (and awkward) in the room...

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Gary Junken  - Farewell to a friend

Gary Junken - Farewell to a friend

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Today, April 29, 2016 is our friend, co-worker, and partner-in-crime Gary Junken’s last day here at the Taunton Press. Over the past 16 years, Gary has been the heart and soul of the video department, shooting and editing countless videos for Fine Woodworking, Fine Homebuilding, Threads, and Fine Gardening.

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The Highland Woodworker - Episode 24

The Highland Woodworker - Episode 24

Episode 24 of the Highland Woodworker is out and it feature a lot of familiar faces.

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Boschs Reaxx tablesaw visits FWW

Bosch's Reaxx tablesaw visits FWW

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Bosch brought a Reaxx tablesaw with Active Response Technology by for us to try out.

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Archive: MotC John Reed Fox

Archive: MotC John Reed Fox

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Digging into the archive we bring back another fantastic Masters of the Craft.

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Small Six-board Chest in Steps

Small Six-board Chest in Steps

In the next several weeks, in a sequence of Steps, I will show a process in SketchUp for making a Period piece of furniture. See Figure 1. I've selected a Small Six-Board Chest found in a book by...

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A Baseball Bat From Offsets

A Baseball Bat From Offsets

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A reader wrote to me for some help in making a pattern to guide him in making a replica of a baseball bat owned by his father. He had measured the diameter of the bat at regular intervals along its...

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