Copyright (c) 2014 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Woodworking - "The Editors Mailbox" blog entries Fine Woodworking - "The Editors Mailbox" blog entries http://www.finewoodworking.com/blog/editors-mailbox Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:50:24 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "The Editors Mailbox" blog entries Fine Woodworking - "The Editors Mailbox" blog entries http://www.finewoodworking.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finewoodworking.com/blog/editors-mailbox <![CDATA[Book Giveaway: A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning by James Rodgers]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112420/book-giveaway-a-lesson-plan-for-wood-turning-by-james-rodgers http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112420/book-giveaway-a-lesson-plan-for-wood-turning-by-james-rodgers Book Giveaway: A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning by James Rodgers Posted by BetsyE
Leave a comment here for a chance to win a copy of A Lesson Plan for Wood Turning ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112420/book-giveaway-a-lesson-plan-for-wood-turning-by-james-rodgers
<![CDATA[Michael Fortune Garden Chair Video Series]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:27:13 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112454/michael-fortune-garden-chair-video-series http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112454/michael-fortune-garden-chair-video-series Michael Fortune Garden Chair Video Series Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Find out when you can get your hands on the DVD and project plan for Michael Fortune’s latest video series project ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112454/michael-fortune-garden-chair-video-series
<![CDATA[Top Tips for a Wet Box]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:41:29 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112422/top-tips-for-a-wet-box http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112422/top-tips-for-a-wet-box Top Tips for a Wet Box Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Box building tips for a soggy environment ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112422/top-tips-for-a-wet-box
<![CDATA[UPDATE: 3 Book Giveaway! Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to... ]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112127/update-3-book-giveaway-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112127/update-3-book-giveaway-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to UPDATE: 3 Book Giveaway! Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to... Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of these 3 new paperback editions. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112127/update-3-book-giveaway-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to
<![CDATA[How to Mount Side Rail Hinges]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:53:33 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112233/how-to-mount-side-rail-hinges http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112233/how-to-mount-side-rail-hinges How to Mount Side Rail Hinges Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Side rail hinges are a great choice for fine boxes ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/112233/how-to-mount-side-rail-hinges
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Wooden Boxes, by Doug Stowe and Strother Purdy]]> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111839/update-wooden-boxes-by-doug-stowe-and-strother-purdy http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111839/update-wooden-boxes-by-doug-stowe-and-strother-purdy UPDATE: Wooden Boxes, by Doug Stowe and Strother Purdy Posted by DougStowe
See who won a copy of Wooden Boxes ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111839/update-wooden-boxes-by-doug-stowe-and-strother-purdy
<![CDATA[Drawer pulls in tight spaces]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:48:12 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111979/drawer-pulls-in-tight-spaces http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111979/drawer-pulls-in-tight-spaces Drawer pulls in tight spaces Posted by MPekovich
Recently I had to figure out a way to make low-clearance pulls for drawers installed behind a sliding door. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111979/drawer-pulls-in-tight-spaces
<![CDATA[Dovetails Just Got a Little Easier]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:00:30 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111845/dovetails-just-got-a-little-easier http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111845/dovetails-just-got-a-little-easier Dovetails Just Got a Little Easier Posted by MPekovich
Setup block simplifies clamping parts for layout. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111845/dovetails-just-got-a-little-easier
<![CDATA[Make a sled that handles both square and miter cuts]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:16:44 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111755/make-a-sled-that-handles-both-square-and-miter-cuts http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111755/make-a-sled-that-handles-both-square-and-miter-cuts Make a sled that handles both square and miter cuts Posted by MKenney
Make a zero-clearance sled that makes both square and miter cuts. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111755/make-a-sled-that-handles-both-square-and-miter-cuts
<![CDATA[Looking for something to do this spring (and beyond)? ]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111453/looking-for-something-to-do-this-spring-and-beyond http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111453/looking-for-something-to-do-this-spring-and-beyond Looking for something to do this spring (and beyond)? Posted by BetsyE
Looking for something to do this spring (and beyond)? Check out our Woodworking Events listing for exhibitions, symposiums, shows and other woodwork-y things to do. If you'd like to get your event... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111453/looking-for-something-to-do-this-spring-and-beyond
<![CDATA[What Really Happens on a Fine Woodworking Photo Shoot]]> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:34:21 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111679/what-really-happens-on-a-fine-woodworking-photo-shoot http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111679/what-really-happens-on-a-fine-woodworking-photo-shoot What Really Happens on a Fine Woodworking Photo Shoot Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
FWW contributing editor Roland Johnson plays a mean mandolin ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111679/what-really-happens-on-a-fine-woodworking-photo-shoot
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Why We Make Things and Why It Matters: The Education of a Craftsman by Peter Korn]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111454/update-why-we-make-things-and-why-it-matters-the-education-of-a-craftsman-by-peter-korn http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111454/update-why-we-make-things-and-why-it-matters-the-education-of-a-craftsman-by-peter-korn UPDATE: Why We Make Things and Why It Matters: The Education of a Craftsman by Peter Korn Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Why We Make Things and Why It Matters ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111454/update-why-we-make-things-and-why-it-matters-the-education-of-a-craftsman-by-peter-korn
<![CDATA[Fine Woodworking On the Road: Come out and see us]]> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 04:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/31209/fine-woodworking-on-the-road-come-out-and-see-us http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/31209/fine-woodworking-on-the-road-come-out-and-see-us Fine Woodworking On the Road: Come out and see us Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Check out the list below and take a class or attend an event with one of Fine Woodworking's frequent contributors. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/31209/fine-woodworking-on-the-road-come-out-and-see-us
<![CDATA[Another peek at my traveling tool cabinet]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 13:50:10 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/108937/another-peek-at-my-traveling-tool-cabinet http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/108937/another-peek-at-my-traveling-tool-cabinet Another peek at my traveling tool cabinet Posted by MKenney
Progress on the traveling tool cabinet is great. Here's my solution to securing the planes in place on the till ramp. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/108937/another-peek-at-my-traveling-tool-cabinet
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Sharpening by Thomas Lie-Nielsen ]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111130/update-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to-sharpening-by-thomas-lie-nielsen http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111130/update-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to-sharpening-by-thomas-lie-nielsen UPDATE: Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Sharpening by Thomas Lie-Nielsen Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Sharpening ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111130/update-tauntons-complete-illustrated-guide-to-sharpening-by-thomas-lie-nielsen
<![CDATA[2014 Cartouche Award Winner Announced]]> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:06:42 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111286/2014-cartouche-award-winner-announced http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111286/2014-cartouche-award-winner-announced 2014 Cartouche Award Winner Announced Posted by Tom
I just returned from Working Wood in the 18th Century: Dining in Style, a conference co-sponsored by the people at Colonial Williamsburg and Fine Woodworking. It's a great venue, and the presenters... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111286/2014-cartouche-award-winner-announced
<![CDATA[Shopmade veneer by hand]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:47:31 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111262/shopmade-veneer-by-hand http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111262/shopmade-veneer-by-hand Shopmade veneer by hand Posted by sscott
Hand-tool technique for creating highly decorative veneers ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111262/shopmade-veneer-by-hand
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Read a review of Wooden Boxes by the giveaway winner]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110571/update-read-a-review-of-wooden-boxes-by-the-giveaway-winner http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110571/update-read-a-review-of-wooden-boxes-by-the-giveaway-winner UPDATE: Read a review of Wooden Boxes by the giveaway winner Posted by BetsyE
See Tool_box's recent review of the the book. His post is just below... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110571/update-read-a-review-of-wooden-boxes-by-the-giveaway-winner
<![CDATA[Life, Death, and Sawdust]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:26:02 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111171/life-death-and-sawdust http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111171/life-death-and-sawdust Life, Death, and Sawdust Posted by Ed_Pirnik
An Austin-based furniture-maker crafts a casket befitting of his family's matriarch ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/111171/life-death-and-sawdust
<![CDATA[If this guy can make guitars in a refugee camp...]]> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 10:36:53 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110969/if-this-guy-can-make-guitars-in-a-refugee-camp http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110969/if-this-guy-can-make-guitars-in-a-refugee-camp If this guy can make guitars in a refugee camp... Posted by AsaC
Patron Mushamuka makes guitars in Dzaleka Refugee Camp, Malawi, Africa. He proves that woodworking is much more about desire and creativity than it is about tools. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/110969/if-this-guy-can-make-guitars-in-a-refugee-camp