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Bowsaw built in a weekend

Bowsaw built in a weekend

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A quick and fun project, this saw was easy to make and is going to be very handy in the shop

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Eye-Catching Upholstery for a Hand-Carved Chippendale Chair

Eye-Catching Upholstery for a Hand-Carved Chippendale Chair

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This side chair's slip-seat is upholstered with traditional materials- check out the entire process and see how it was done!

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Woodwork On a Car? This Studebaker Fastback Has Jaw-Dropping Wood Grain

Woodwork On a Car? This Studebaker Fastback Has Jaw-Dropping Wood Grain

A bygone concept car from 1951 is made a reality... with compound joinery, sapele, quilted maple, and a showstopping finish

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Dovetailed Salt Box

Dovetailed Salt Box

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A fun little project featuring a tiny, little mitered dovetail.

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Beautility Exhibition is all About Practical Beauty in Craft

"Beautility" Exhibition is all About Practical Beauty in Craft

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The Messler Gallery show features everyday items that are beautiful, wooden, and made by hand.

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Oneida Air Systems Awards Woodworking Students

Oneida Air Systems Awards Woodworking Students

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Two students receive the OAS Future Craftsmen Scholarship.

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A Beginners Mitered Box

A Beginner's Mitered Box

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A novice's attempt at design and execution.

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The Funeral Chair Part One: Assembling the Cut List.

The Funeral Chair Part One: Assembling the Cut List.

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The first video installment from my new book, The Unplugged Woodshop.

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Fine Woodworking reader makes flag box to honor WWII soldier

Fine Woodworking reader makes flag box to honor WWII soldier

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A box made by reader Tom Smith returns flag to soldiers family.

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End Grain Hollowing Project: Turning an Egg Cup

End Grain Hollowing Project: Turning an Egg Cup

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Turning an egg cup is an excellent project for developing foundation skills in spindle turning and end-grain hollowing.

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Intermediate Workbench Video Series

Intermediate Workbench Video Series

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A serious workbench for woodworkers with limited shop space

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Folding sawhorse stows away

Folding sawhorse stows away

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This rock-solid sawhorse folds and stows away in a sliver of space, and you can make it from hardwood scraps and hardware-store hinges.

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Tweaking a shaker table

Tweaking a shaker table

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Padauk pegs add a whimsical detail

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Successful first try at breadboard ends

Successful first try at breadboard ends

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A simple jig makes the process error-free

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Furniture Dressed for Success

Furniture Dressed for Success

If you find inspiration in your clothing, you can also express that vision through a fine custom furniture piece for your home.

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Live Edge Inlaid Ambrosia Maple Dining Table

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Box design, with a little help from my friends

Box design, with a little help from my friends

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I came upon a small design challenge when making a box recently. Fortunately, I have some great designers and makers here in the office, so I just asked for help. See how things turned out.

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Recycled Materials Make for One Great Budget Workbench

Recycled Materials Make for One Great Budget Workbench

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A couple of choice estate sale finds inspire one FW staffer to put together a solid workbench on a super-tight budget.

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Weekend lantern project

Weekend lantern project

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Transform an inexpensive IKEA glass lamp with this simple, elegant and easily customized hardwood shroud. Makes a great intro to mortise and tenons for kids, so enlist your "apprentice" to cut the side panels and tenons.

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Hardwood selector is free and fantastic

Hardwood selector is free and fantastic

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The Hardwood Manufacturers Association has a free, easy-to-use wood selector online, with all the info a woodworker needs, including working properties, design ideas, and images of each wood with various finishes on it.

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