Copyright (c) 2015 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 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 06:48:24 -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[UPDATE: The Kaleidoscopes of Steven Gray: A Journey of Fantasy by Vince Cianfichi]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/120246/update-the-kaleidoscopes-of-steven-gray-a-journey-of-fantasy-by-vince-cianfichi http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/120246/update-the-kaleidoscopes-of-steven-gray-a-journey-of-fantasy-by-vince-cianfichi UPDATE: The Kaleidoscopes of Steven Gray: A Journey of Fantasy by Vince Cianfichi Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of The Kaleidoscopes of Steven Gray ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/120246/update-the-kaleidoscopes-of-steven-gray-a-journey-of-fantasy-by-vince-cianfichi
<![CDATA[A Different Take on a Pie Crust Table]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:25:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119266/a-different-take-on-a-pie-crust-table http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119266/a-different-take-on-a-pie-crust-table A Different Take on a Pie Crust Table Posted by jtetreault
How to make a pie crust edge on a mid-century modern side table with a "guitar pick" shaped top. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119266/a-different-take-on-a-pie-crust-table
<![CDATA[Marble maze is mesmerizing]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:29:09 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119054/marble-maze-is-mesmerizing http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119054/marble-maze-is-mesmerizing Marble maze is mesmerizing Posted by AsaC
Karl Hale is at it again, with another "kinetic sculpture," this one even greater than the last. Watch this and feel happy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 9, 10, and 11]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:31:32 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119022/52-boxes-52-weeks-boxes-9-10-and-11 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/119022/52-boxes-52-weeks-boxes-9-10-and-11 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 9, 10, and 11 Posted by MKenney
Although I've missed a few weeks of posting about the boxes I've been making, I'm stilling making them! This post gets me caught up. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Art of Wood]]> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118962/the-art-of-wood http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118962/the-art-of-wood The Art of Wood Posted by BetsyE
Mendocino Coast Furnituremakers Present: “The Art of Wood” ]]>
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<![CDATA[Channeling Duncan Phyfe's Extraordinary Skill]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:41:48 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118996/channeling-duncan-phyfes-extraordinary-skill http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118996/channeling-duncan-phyfes-extraordinary-skill Channeling Duncan Phyfe's Extraordinary Skill Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Woodworker Allan Breed demonstrates techniques attributed to Phyfe as part of a Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118996/channeling-duncan-phyfes-extraordinary-skill
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Queen Anne Furniture: History, design and construction by Norman Vandal]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118765/update-queen-anne-furniture-history-design-and-construction-by-norman-vandal http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118765/update-queen-anne-furniture-history-design-and-construction-by-norman-vandal UPDATE: Queen Anne Furniture: History, design and construction by Norman Vandal Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Queen Anne Furniture ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118765/update-queen-anne-furniture-history-design-and-construction-by-norman-vandal
<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 7 and 8]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 12:13:29 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118809/52-boxes-52-weeks-boxes-7-and-8 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118809/52-boxes-52-weeks-boxes-7-and-8 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Boxes 7 and 8 Posted by MKenney
This week I've added two boxes to my total. That puts me at 8, and two closer to my goal of making 52 boxes in 52 weeks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[UPDATE: The Furniture Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Identify, Restore & Care for Furniture by Christophe Pourny]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118326/update-the-furniture-bible-everything-you-need-to-know-to-identify-restore-care-for-furniture-by-christophe-pourny http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118326/update-the-furniture-bible-everything-you-need-to-know-to-identify-restore-care-for-furniture-by-christophe-pourny UPDATE: The Furniture Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Identify, Restore & Care for Furniture by Christophe Pourny Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of The Furniture Bible ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118326/update-the-furniture-bible-everything-you-need-to-know-to-identify-restore-care-for-furniture-by-christophe-pourny
<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 6]]> Wed, 03 Jun 2015 09:52:19 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118599/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-6 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118599/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-6 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 6 Posted by MKenney
Another week, another box. This time it's the sixth box I've made. After another 46, I'll reach my goal of 52 boxes in 52 weeks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 5]]> Fri, 29 May 2015 13:43:25 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118600/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-5 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118600/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-5 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 5 Posted by MKenney
Here's the 5th box I've made in my efforts to make 52 boxes in 52 weeks. It's white oak and apple, with a bit of milk paint, too. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Carving a Wooden Spoon]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:06:15 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118496/carving-a-wooden-spoon http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118496/carving-a-wooden-spoon Carving a Wooden Spoon Posted by DillonRyan
Follow along as I muddle my way through my first attempt at carving a wooden spoon. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118496/carving-a-wooden-spoon
<![CDATA[Adventures in Building a Tablesaw]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 09:21:30 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118512/adventures-in-building-a-tablesaw http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118512/adventures-in-building-a-tablesaw Adventures in Building a Tablesaw Posted by Ed_Pirnik
One enterprising woodworker sets off to build his own tablesaw. Find out if it cuts the mustard. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118512/adventures-in-building-a-tablesaw
<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 4]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 17:30:06 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118248/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-4 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118248/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-4 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 4 Posted by MKenney
This is the fourth box I've made in my effort to make 52 boxes over the course of a year. ]]>
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<![CDATA[52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 3]]> Wed, 13 May 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118249/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-3 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118249/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-3 52 boxes, 52 weeks: Box 3 Posted by MKenney
Check out the third box I made in my attempt to make 52 boxes during the course of one year. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118249/52-boxes-52-weeks-box-3
<![CDATA[Check Out This Gilded Furniture Restoration ]]> Sun, 10 May 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118230/check-out-this-gilded-furniture-restoration http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118230/check-out-this-gilded-furniture-restoration Check Out This Gilded Furniture Restoration Posted by BetsyE
Frequent contributor and finishing expert, Peter Gedrys, recently restored the furniture collection from the Lowes Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, New York. The theatre, which originally opened in 1929... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118230/check-out-this-gilded-furniture-restoration
<![CDATA[Turning a Better Honey Dipper]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 16:07:49 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118202/turning-a-better-honey-dipper http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118202/turning-a-better-honey-dipper Turning a Better Honey Dipper Posted by Ben_Blackmar
Frustrated by a poorly designed turning, I set out to turn my own improved honey dipper. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118202/turning-a-better-honey-dipper
<![CDATA[52 boxes in 52 weeks]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117419/52-boxes-in-52-weeks http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117419/52-boxes-in-52-weeks 52 boxes in 52 weeks Posted by MKenney
Read how one editor has set himself a big design challege: make 52 boxes in 52 weeks. And see his first two boxes. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117419/52-boxes-in-52-weeks
<![CDATA[Jumbo Jenga from 2x4's]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 16:01:43 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118154/jumbo-jenga-from-2x4s http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118154/jumbo-jenga-from-2x4s Jumbo Jenga from 2x4's Posted by DillonRyan
Your favorite block stacking game, with a twist ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/118154/jumbo-jenga-from-2x4s
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Canoecraft: An Illustrated Guide to Fine Woodstrip Construction by Ted Moores and Canoe Paddles: A Complete Guide to Making Your Own by Graham Warren and David Gidmark]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/update-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/update-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark UPDATE: Canoecraft: An Illustrated Guide to Fine Woodstrip Construction by Ted Moores and Canoe Paddles: A Complete Guide to Making Your Own by Graham Warren and David Gidmark Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Canoecraft and Canoe Paddles ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117911/update-canoecraft-an-illustrated-guide-to-fine-woodstrip-construction-by-ted-moores-and-canoe-paddles-a-complete-guide-to-making-your-own-by-graham-warren-and-david-gidmark