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Boston was one of the important cities where manual arts were introduced to American public education, and things are at hand for a renewal of sorts. Whether or not it becomes widespread may be up to the readers of Fine Woodworking
Use a story stick to design miter key placement, cut the lid from the base and finish the crematory urn box.
The same techniques used in building this specialty box can be used in any box-making project
Friendship boxes were once exchanged by kids at elite east coast summer camps as remembrances of friendships formed that the kids hoped would last forever. This is the evolved version of a friendship box made and exchanged among the first, 2nd and 3rd grade students at Clear Spring School
Woodworking clubs can be one of the very best ways to improve your work and have a great time with others who share your interests. Teaching Box Making to clubs, has been a great way for me to get to know some of the most avid woodworkers in the US.
Every student should have the chance to make something beautiful, useful, and lasting. Our future depends upon it. How about a wooden box?
Beth Ireland, wood turner, has been on a mission to teach children to make at least one thing.
This walnut and maple table is made entirely with wedged mortise and tenon joints, with the exception of the attachment of the top. The two haves of the walnut top slide from the front and back onto...
This table is one I made for my new book Rustic Furniture Basics published by Taunton Press. The table, made of maple, birch, and brass dowels, and using mortise and tenon joints, was recently sold...
My Neo-rustic or "Danish Rustic" tables are a project I started at the beginning of the current recession... a way to use wood I already had to fill requests in a gallery that handles my work. These...
These tables are based on a design I made in around 1980-1984 and wanted to revisit. At the time, I was experimenting with mortise and tenon joints and had a particular interest in expanding my...
Two walnut slabs, inlaid with natural river stones, on a two part base made of ebonized white oak. The two base units support and connect the slabs of wood that form the top.
Crystal Bridges is a new museum of American art being built in Bentonville, Arkansas, and the wood for this project came from the site during ground preparation. The previous owner of the site was...