Dovetail Techniques

Membership Required

Become an Online Member today
to get compete access
to this video series
Join now & enjoy a FREE trial

Videos in the Series

Introduction: Dovetail Techniques

Furniture maker Stephen Hammer outlines the dovetail techniques he'll cover in Fine Woodworking's latest Video Workshop series.

Episode 1: Easier Through Dovetails

Furniture maker Stephen Hammer demonstrates a simple way to cut beautiful through dovetail joints.

Episode 2: Half-Blind Dovetails in Half the Time

Learn a simple, fast technique for tight-fitting half-blind dovetail joints.

Episode 3: Decorative Dovetails

Learn how to cut beautiful decorative dovetails that sport alternating pin sizes for a truly custom look.

Episode 4: Curved Through Dovetails

Learn how to cut beautiful curved half-blind dovetail joinery.

Episode 5: Curved Half-Blind Dovetails

Learn how to cut stunning, curved half-blind dovetails that are real show-stoppers!

Post your work in The Gallery

Have you completed a project featuring dovetail joinery? Post your photos in our online Readers Gallery. Upload a photo and tag it with the phrase "dovetails".

create a post

view the gallery

Become a Member and get
3 Months FREE!

Offer ends 1/30/15

  • 400+ premium videos
  • 1,400+ articles
  • Free digital editions of
  • Fine Woodworking magazine
  • Tons of projects and plans
  • and, much more!

Already a member?Sign in here.


Advertise here for as little as $50. Learn how

Purchase this video workshop on DVD.

Become a Better Woodworker