Hone your hand tool and your machine skills with one elegant, classic project.
A nontraditional approach to a traditional Arts and Crafts piece.
Learn how to build a simple overhead lumber storage rack with this free PDF plan download.
To a really cool woodworking show happening this weekend.
A handsome, heirloom piece of furniture, this cherry chest of drawers draws heavily on Shaker design. And Christian Becksvoort takes all the mystery out of the construction with tips for accuracy, speed, and efficiency.
Do it all on your tablesaw with this one jig- cut tenons, produce keyed miter joints, and cut spline slots
This dovetailed blanket chest with a drawer is a handsome, highly-functional piece of furniture you can pass down for generations.
Learn two techniques for curving wood that don't involve steam-bending with our latest free plan.
Make an auxiliary fence to transform your tablesaw into a dual-purpose machine, a tablesaw and router table combination.
In this article, furniture maker Kevin Rodel shares design elements and technique for building an Arts & Crafts coffee table. He also will show how the harmonious details he creates can work in tables of many sizes.
This adaptation of an 1840 Shaker clock features simple case construction and straightforward door joinery. A hand-painted face is a handsome touch, and a quality movement will keep the clock running smoothly for years to come.
Keep your bits, chuck, pencil, clamps, and anything else you may need handy with this easy-to-make accessory shelf for the drill press.
This straightforward mantel project gracefully spans the divide between woodworking and homebuilding.
This basic jig will help you rip sandpaper to size with speed and accuracy. And it will last for the duration of your woodworking career.
With Rex Alexander's free plan for this sturdy chair with a classic design, you can take advantage of the time he spent refining the design and building a prototype to fine-tune construction.
A lot of time is spent refining what may seem like the small details of this frame-and-panel bed, but the effort pays off in the handsome inlaid piece with six-sided posts, headboard, and footboard.
These easy to make sawhorses are light, sturdy, and stack neatly when not in use. A simple scarf joint with a spline is glued and screwed to the legs, and that's all there is to the joinery.
Mike Dunbar will show you how to reproduce an 18th-century original and fine-tune your hand-tool skills at the same time.
Building a humidor the right way requires careful consideration of the wood choice and joinery to ensure the proper humidity for cigars. This plan gives the basics you'll need to successfully build a humidor, and from there you can let your design sense run wild.
Peter Schlebecker’s chest of drawers sits on a delicate base with unusual legs. See the step-by-step process for making the legs.
Here are two plans for contemporary beds we spotted out on the Web, a Murphy bed and a platform bed. The designs are very different, but both beds are at home in contemporary settings.
A look back at the 2008 conference and a sneak peak at the 2009 conference in Boone, North Carolina