Although we travel to shops across North America to gather the best tips and techniques, we also have a shop of our own. And we've done a lot to make it work better over the years. Here are some of the best tips and gizmos in the Fine Woodworking shop.
Fine Woodworking superfan, Manual Chaos Urquiza, recently invited FWW contributing editor Michael Fortune to teach a weekend workshop in his hometown of Querétaro, Mexico. More than a dozen local woodworking fans attended, and had a blast learning how to bend wood.
I returned to the Chippendale International School of Furniture in Scotland for my second year, and I am once again inspired by their mix of traditional techniques, ability to adapt to new situations, and their progressive and unabashed approach to furniture making.