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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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St. Louis woodworker makes belts for Paris runway

St. Louis woodworker makes belts for Paris runway

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Collin Garrity has landed a number of jobs for fashion designers. His latest, a laminated veneer belt, will hit the runways of Paris Fashion Week on March 4.

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Two Sided Buffet

Two Sided Buffet

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For this two sided buffet it was a team effort to complete. The Buffet is made out of Genuine Mahogany and Walnut hardwoods and walnut burl veneer. Both sides are a mirror image of each other. The...

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Furniture Student Builds Reproduction of Emily Dickinsons Bureau

Furniture Student Builds Reproduction of Emily Dickinson's Bureau

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A young furniture maker gets in touch with the past, and helps reconstruct Emily Dickinson's bedroom.

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Federal dining table by Duncan Phyfe

Federal dining table by Duncan Phyfe

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Exact replica of historic 20-ft. dining table owned by Martin Van Buren

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Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

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A new "spin" on wood turning: What happens when you translate wood into music?

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Shopmade veneer by hand

Shopmade veneer by hand

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Hand-tool technique for creating highly decorative veneers

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Sheraton Desk - Applying Veneer Textures

Sheraton Desk - Applying Veneer Textures

This is a desk I'm currently re-producing, based on a Sheraton piece at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.   I have not started the finishing on this project yet. I will not be dying or staining...

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Incredible table tricks the eye

Incredible table tricks the eye

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Trompe l'oeil is French for "fool the eye," and that is exactly what FWW author Craig Thibodeau has done with his best piece to date, an Art Deco-style table with incredible marquetry and secret compartments.

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Help me choose what to build for a video workshop

Help me choose what to build for a video workshop

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In my next video workshop, I'm going to make a bow front wall cabinet. I've come up with two designs. Tell what you think about them.

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Combining My Passions For Bikes and Furniture Making

Combining My Passions For Bikes and Furniture Making

I love to make furniture and I love to make and ride bikes. Here is a fun video where I combine the two by making handlebars out of wood. Then I shred.

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Using end grain to make drawer front veneers

Using end grain to make drawer front veneers

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Inspired by a sideboard that appeared on Fine Woodworking's back cover, I used end grain veneers on some small drawers for a cabinet I made recently.

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Williamsburg Day 3: Fitting moldings, drawers, and inlay

Williamsburg Day 3: Fitting moldings, drawers, and inlay

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Another great day at Williamsburg's "Working Wood in the 18th Century" conference, filled with entertaining woodworking demos and tons of tips and inspiration to carry home.

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UPDATED: Help a Fine Woodworker Solve a Veneer Problem

UPDATED: Help a Fine Woodworker Solve a Veneer Problem

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Everything was going great. I was just about to begin the finishing process when what do I notice? A chip in my beautiful rosewood veneer!

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Non-traditional veneering

Non-traditional veneering

A new book on veneering will appeal to contemporary furniture makers as well as providing solid information valid for any kind of veneering

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Patient takes the Design Doctors advice

Patient takes the Design Doctor's advice

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Brian Havens was one of three lucky readers to have Hank Gilpin critique a piece of furniture that he made. Havens to the advice to heart and made a second cabinet. Check out the improvements.

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Curve It Like Konig

Curve It Like Konig

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Enrico König's furniture often incorporates dramatic curves. Some are coopered, but most are bent laminations clothed in stunning veneer. This slideshow presents a range of his pieces and a peek into the Vancouver shop where he makes them.

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Free Chapter Download: Vacuum Press Basics

Free Chapter Download: Vacuum Press Basics

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Learn vacuum press basics with a brand-new free chapter download!

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A big turnip for Thanksgiving

A big turnip for Thanksgiving

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FWW contributor Paul Schurch's veneering skills occasionally bear strange fruit, in this case a strange vegetable. Just as planned, his giant veneer turnip caught the desert wind at the annual Burning Man festival and spun like a top. Then Schurch sacrificed it to the gods in true Burning Man tradition.

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Digital marquetry

Digital marquetry

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You can now buy intricate marquetry designs that are printed onto veneer.

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