Copyright (c) 2014 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/blogs Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:35:25 -0500 Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finewoodworking.com/blogs <![CDATA[Drawing and Modifying Multiple Dadoes]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:35:44 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114296/drawing-and-modifying-multiple-dadoes http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114296/drawing-and-modifying-multiple-dadoes Drawing and Modifying Multiple Dadoes Posted by DaveRichards
Recently there was a discussion on one of the woodworking forums in which the original poster was looking for an efficient way to draw dadoes for dividers used to create cubbies or pigeon holes... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114296/drawing-and-modifying-multiple-dadoes
<![CDATA[Brian Boggs Demonstrates Freehand Blade Sharpening]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:11:04 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114270/brian-boggs-demonstrates-freehand-blade-sharpening http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114270/brian-boggs-demonstrates-freehand-blade-sharpening Brian Boggs Demonstrates Freehand Blade Sharpening Posted by JonBinzen
Chairmaker Brian Boggs relies on razor-sharp tools to build his chairs efficiently. In this video he demonstrates his method for sharpening without a honing guide. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114270/brian-boggs-demonstrates-freehand-blade-sharpening
<![CDATA[Use your skills to make the world a better place]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:03:50 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114283/use-your-skills-to-make-the-world-a-better-place http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114283/use-your-skills-to-make-the-world-a-better-place Use your skills to make the world a better place Posted by AsaC
I recently used some basic carpentry skills to help out the summer camps that gave so much to me as a young person. There are lots of opportunities like this around the country. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114283/use-your-skills-to-make-the-world-a-better-place
<![CDATA[STL 68: Maine Furniture Master Tim Rousseau]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:35:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114280/stl-68-maine-furniture-master-tim-rousseau http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114280/stl-68-maine-furniture-master-tim-rousseau STL 68: Maine Furniture Master Tim Rousseau Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Ten questions for Maine furniture maker and Fine Woodworking contributor Tim Rousseau ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114280/stl-68-maine-furniture-master-tim-rousseau
<![CDATA[Everything You Need to Know About Mitered Joinery]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:20:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114268/everything-you-need-to-know-about-mitered-joinery http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114268/everything-you-need-to-know-about-mitered-joinery Everything You Need to Know About Mitered Joinery Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Furniture maker and woodworking instructor Tim Rousseau covers the basics of frame and carcass mitered joinery ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114268/everything-you-need-to-know-about-mitered-joinery
<![CDATA[A Greene & Greene Bedside Table]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:43:53 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114226/a-greene-greene-bedside-table http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114226/a-greene-greene-bedside-table A Greene & Greene Bedside Table Posted by Killenwood
Last time I showed a new project for our woodworking class - A Writing Arm Chair. This week I'm showing a second new project for class - A Greene & Greene Bedside Table. It shows many of the standard... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114226/a-greene-greene-bedside-table
<![CDATA[Make a Splined-Miter Picture Frame Without Clamps]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:06:33 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114209/make-a-splined-miter-picture-frame-without-clamps http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114209/make-a-splined-miter-picture-frame-without-clamps Make a Splined-Miter Picture Frame Without Clamps Posted by Ben_Blackmar
Using string and wooden blocks to clamp miters makes it easy to align corners too- unlike traditional clamps. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114209/make-a-splined-miter-picture-frame-without-clamps
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: Beautiful Boxes: Design and Technique by Doug Stowe]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114189/book-giveaway-beautiful-boxes-design-and-technique-by-doug-stowe http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114189/book-giveaway-beautiful-boxes-design-and-technique-by-doug-stowe Book Giveaway: Beautiful Boxes: Design and Technique by Doug Stowe Posted by BetsyE
Leave a comment here for a chance to win a copy of Beautiful Boxes ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114189/book-giveaway-beautiful-boxes-design-and-technique-by-doug-stowe
<![CDATA[Federal dining table by Duncan Phyfe]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:46:55 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113528/federal-dining-table-by-duncan-phyfe http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113528/federal-dining-table-by-duncan-phyfe Federal dining table by Duncan Phyfe Posted by Ben_Blackmar
Exact replica of historic 20-ft. dining table owned by Martin Van Buren ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113528/federal-dining-table-by-duncan-phyfe
<![CDATA[Create a Cut List From Your Model]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 11:52:07 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114136/create-a-cut-list-from-your-model http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114136/create-a-cut-list-from-your-model Create a Cut List From Your Model Posted by DaveRichards
Once you've got the SketchUp model for your project detailed, you might be ready to head off to the shop. But maybe you'd like to know how much wood you'll need and how large the various parts are... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114136/create-a-cut-list-from-your-model
<![CDATA[STL 67: Ask a Rocket Scientist Returns]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:45:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114111/stl-67-ask-a-rocket-scientist-returns http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114111/stl-67-ask-a-rocket-scientist-returns STL 67: Ask a Rocket Scientist Returns Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Our fabled "Ask a Rocket Scientist" segment returns as we pay homage to a super-sharp Fine Woodworking reader ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114111/stl-67-ask-a-rocket-scientist-returns
<![CDATA[Time to Build a Drill Press Table]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:47:55 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114110/time-to-build-a-drill-press-table http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114110/time-to-build-a-drill-press-table Time to Build a Drill Press Table Posted by Ed_Pirnik
That scrawny little table that came with your drill press just isn't going to cut it ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114110/time-to-build-a-drill-press-table
<![CDATA[A Writing Arm Chair]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:18:23 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114102/a-writing-arm-chair http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114102/a-writing-arm-chair A Writing Arm Chair Posted by Killenwood
Next week our woodworking classes begin their Fall session. I'm working up a new chair design for the class, a Windsor Writing Arm Chair. I found this beautiful piece in a book by John Kassay, "The... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114102/a-writing-arm-chair
<![CDATA[This Built America: The Great Alaskan Bowl Company]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:50:02 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114029/this-built-america-the-great-alaskan-bowl-company http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114029/this-built-america-the-great-alaskan-bowl-company This Built America: The Great Alaskan Bowl Company Posted by DillonRyan
Handmade wooden bowls crafted in the heart of America's last frontier. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/114029/this-built-america-the-great-alaskan-bowl-company
<![CDATA[UPDATE: Handmade Furniture: 21 Classic Woodworking Projects to Build for Your Home by Rafael Nathan]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113851/update-handmade-furniture-21-classic-woodworking-projects-to-build-for-your-home-by-rafael-nathan http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113851/update-handmade-furniture-21-classic-woodworking-projects-to-build-for-your-home-by-rafael-nathan UPDATE: Handmade Furniture: 21 Classic Woodworking Projects to Build for Your Home by Rafael Nathan Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of Handmade Furniture ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113851/update-handmade-furniture-21-classic-woodworking-projects-to-build-for-your-home-by-rafael-nathan
<![CDATA[Latticework on a Chinese Cabinet Door]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:36:32 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113996/latticework-on-a-chinese-cabinet-door http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113996/latticework-on-a-chinese-cabinet-door Latticework on a Chinese Cabinet Door Posted by DaveRichards
Drawing multiple openings for things such as divided light windows and doors, face frame grids or the latticework on the doors of this antique Chinese cabinet can be a very tedious process. Maybe... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113996/latticework-on-a-chinese-cabinet-door
<![CDATA[STL 66: SawStop Gets a Slider]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:36:09 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113969/stl-66-sawstop-gets-a-slider http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113969/stl-66-sawstop-gets-a-slider STL 66: SawStop Gets a Slider Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
This week we get a live report on new tools and machinery at the International Woodworking Fair, plus our tips on getting a serious start in furniture making. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113969/stl-66-sawstop-gets-a-slider
<![CDATA[New Tool News from the International Woodworking Fair]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113971/new-tool-news-from-the-international-woodworking-fair http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113971/new-tool-news-from-the-international-woodworking-fair New Tool News from the International Woodworking Fair Posted by MKenney
Get the scoop on the latest tool and machinery releases from General International, SawStop, Triton, Lee Valley, and more! ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113971/new-tool-news-from-the-international-woodworking-fair
<![CDATA[Esherick Museum is a woodworking mecca]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:51:32 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113955/esherick-museum-is-a-woodworking-mecca http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113955/esherick-museum-is-a-woodworking-mecca Esherick Museum is a woodworking mecca Posted by AsaC
The Wharton Esherick Museum, just outside Philadelphia, preserves the amazing house and studio of this forefather of the studio furniture movement, just as he left them when he died in 1970. For furnituremakers, it is a must see. ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113955/esherick-museum-is-a-woodworking-mecca
<![CDATA[A Coffin - An Exercise in Angles 2]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:44:56 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113951/a-coffin-an-exercise-in-angles-2 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113951/a-coffin-an-exercise-in-angles-2 A Coffin - An Exercise in Angles 2 Posted by Killenwood
Last time I introduced the Coffin and its complex angles. I showed the early design process of the model, and developed the bottom shape, the Foot End and the Side. I explained that the design should... ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113951/a-coffin-an-exercise-in-angles-2