Build a Bowfront Wall Cabinet

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Introduction: Bowfront Wall Cabinet

Matt Kenney offers an overview of his step-by-step video series on building a Bowfront Wall Cabinet. Episode 1 will be available on Friday, June 28th.

Episode 1: Making the Templates and Bending Form

Learn how to make easy work of curved furniture parts by preparing all the templates and bending forms required for this project using router techniques.

Episode 2: Build the Cabinet Part I of II

Learn how to cut and fit the Bowfront Cabinet's primary dovetail joinery. Episode 3 will be available on Friday, July 12th.

Episode 3: Build the Cabinet Part II of II

Complete the construction of the cabinet with the shelves and drawer dividers.

Episode 4: Making the Door Cores

Using the bending form construct curved, veneered doors over solid cores.

Episode 5: Making the Door Veneers

Produce your own shop-sawn veneers and edge banding for a seamless grain match on the cabinet doors.

Episode 6: Making the Drawers

Construct curved drawer fronts using bent lamination techniques.

Episode 7: Finishing Details

Add a back, custom drawer and door pulls, and learn about two different finishing techniques.

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