Copyright (c) 2014 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts Fine Woodworking - Blogs category featured posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/blogs Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:50:39 -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[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. ]]>
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<![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... ]]>
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<![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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[New Tool News from the International Woodworking Fair]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:28:19 -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
<![CDATA[Mortises in Round Legs--Trim and Keep]]> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:01:36 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113787/mortises-in-round-legs-trim-and-keep http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113787/mortises-in-round-legs-trim-and-keep Mortises in Round Legs--Trim and Keep Posted by DaveRichards
Generally, when I create SketchUp models of furniture, I like to get the bulk of the modeling completed and then go back and add joinery. As I've demonstrated in many of my blog posts, I make the... ]]>
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<![CDATA[STL 65: Wicked Workshop Tips]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:21:13 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113772/stl-65-wicked-workshop-tips http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113772/stl-65-wicked-workshop-tips STL 65: Wicked Workshop Tips Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
This week: our quest to help listeners build the best workshops possible ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113772/stl-65-wicked-workshop-tips
<![CDATA[UPDATE: The Creative Woodturner by Terry Martin]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113546/update-the-creative-woodturner-by-terry-martin http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113546/update-the-creative-woodturner-by-terry-martin UPDATE: The Creative Woodturner by Terry Martin Posted by BetsyE
See who won a copy of The Creative Woodturner ]]>
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<![CDATA[Festool Domino Accessories for Imperial Woodworkers]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10:54:52 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113762/festool-domino-accessories-for-imperial-woodworkers http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113762/festool-domino-accessories-for-imperial-woodworkers Festool Domino Accessories for Imperial Woodworkers Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
More on working with the Festool Domino's imperial measurement system ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113762/festool-domino-accessories-for-imperial-woodworkers
<![CDATA[Inlaying Pearl, and Abalone]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 08:58:16 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113743/inlaying-pearl-and-abalone http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113743/inlaying-pearl-and-abalone Inlaying Pearl, and Abalone Posted by DennisZongker
    Cutting out the Pearl and Abalone and inserting into this marquetry panel was a little time consuming but very enjoyable. Using basically the Window Method for cutting in veneer. Cutting out... ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Coffin - An Exercise in Angles]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:12:09 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113744/a-coffin-an-exercise-in-angles http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113744/a-coffin-an-exercise-in-angles A Coffin - An Exercise in Angles Posted by Killenwood
This simple looking box, can turn out to be a challenge in SketchUp and in the shop. The angles create the difficulty, particularly in corner joinery - in this case being dovetails. The video shows... ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Most Incredible Table You'll Ever See]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:57 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113718/the-most-incredible-table-youll-ever-see http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113718/the-most-incredible-table-youll-ever-see The Most Incredible Table You'll Ever See Posted by Ed_Pirnik
Just try to wrap your head around this engineering marvel ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113718/the-most-incredible-table-youll-ever-see
<![CDATA[John Lee: Extra Texture with a Twist]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:05:12 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113063/john-lee-extra-texture-with-a-twist http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113063/john-lee-extra-texture-with-a-twist John Lee: Extra Texture with a Twist Posted by JonBinzen
Irishman John Lee builds furniture that combines impeccable craftsmanship with bold innovation in forms and texture. This audio slideshow presents a peek into his processes. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Centering the Festool Domino on Imperial Based Materials]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:08:33 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113699/centering-the-festool-domino-on-imperial-based-materials http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113699/centering-the-festool-domino-on-imperial-based-materials Centering the Festool Domino on Imperial Based Materials Posted by FineWoodworkingEditors
Learn how to get around the Festool Domino's one caveat for U.S.-based furniture makers ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113699/centering-the-festool-domino-on-imperial-based-materials
<![CDATA[Students turn a $15 table into $2,000]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:02:22 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113687/students-turn-a-15-table-into-2000 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113687/students-turn-a-15-table-into-2000 Students turn a $15 table into $2,000 Posted by AsaC
Two students at the Chippendale International School of Furniture, in East Lothian, Scotland, beautifully restored a 1940s pine table that they rescued from the top of a bonfire. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Amazing sculpture puts marbles in motion]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:17:56 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113681/amazing-sculpture-puts-marbles-in-motion http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113681/amazing-sculpture-puts-marbles-in-motion Amazing sculpture puts marbles in motion Posted by AsaC
Karl Hale builds "kinetic sculptures," beautiful works of wood that combine an artists's eye with an engineer's mechanical genius. This one, called "One Eternal Round," makes marbles climb, fly, and follow labyrinthine tracks in an endless dance. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Substitute a Texture for Geometry]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:40:35 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113663/substitute-a-texture-for-geometry http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113663/substitute-a-texture-for-geometry Substitute a Texture for Geometry Posted by DaveRichards
Sometimes the models I draw have repeated details that can be very tedious to draw. Unless I need to show that detail up close, I will consider using a texture material instead. In a blog post I made... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Woodworking in an Old Shop]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113623/woodworking-in-an-old-shop http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113623/woodworking-in-an-old-shop Woodworking in an Old Shop Posted by BetsyE
Philip Lowe gets to work like an 18th century woodworker ]]>
http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/113623/woodworking-in-an-old-shop