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Dutch Pie Table is an old idea for a piece of furniture to have multiple uses; a round, half round or quarter round table with the remainder sections as shelves. Use it as storage shelves , then at...
Woodworker: Todd DeRosa
This marquetry box was software consultant Todd DeRosa's first major woodworking project. He started out making a simple Christmas present for his 8-year-old daughter, but...
Woodworker: Gregg Roth
Gregg Roth and his father harvested the lumber he used for this cherry and red oak jewelry box project from land that they own. He milled and dried it and built the case as a...
Woodworker: Mark Whitley
Whitley riffed off the concept of a Shaker apothecary cabinet to create this chest of drawers. Each drawer is hand dovetailed and Whitley dyed the inside of each a graduated...
Woodworker: Michael Lobby
Arts and Crafts design and Bhutanese architecture fueled Lobby’s inspiration when he created this desk. He wanted the design to be uncomplicated yet highly functional as a...
Woodworker: Mike Greenberg
Greenberg used this box to explore grain direction and design. He resawed cherry and bird’s-eye maple boards to achieve a continuous grain wrap around the box and a...
Woodworker: Andrew Maisel
This tall Shaker cupboard was inspired by a Shaker piece built in Massachusetts around 1840. Maisel made it entirely from solid wood, using cherry for the exterior and birch...
Woodworker: William N. Moore
Moore created this lowboy from the John Townsend original in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Because he is a hobbyist woodworker, he says he has the...
Woodworker: Seth Rolland
This table is the result of Rolland’s experiments with steam-bending. He cut the wood partway and then steam-bent it open, holding the pieces apart with dowels. The white...
Woodworker: Mark Edmundson
Edmundson designed this bench while studying in the College of the Redwoods fine furniture program. A chair by Swedish furniture designer Carl Malmsten inspired the shape...
Woodworker: Chris Hedges
This Philadelphia secretary swept the AWFS Fresh Wood student competition in July 2007, taking first place in the reproduction category, best in show, and the peoples...
Woodworker: Kevin A. Tuffo
Tuffo made this 7-ft.-tall clock as a gift for his parents and to test techniques learned in the furniture-making program at Haywood Community College, in North...
Woodworker: Jeremy Weese
Weese crafted this crib a few months before his first child was born. The engineer and "shop-dweller by night" used AutoCad to check the proportions and joinery before...
Woodworker: Anthony Ferrigno
Ferrigno built this Chinese-influenced cherry table for a fund-raising auction. His design inspiration came from the Asian Art Collection at the Peabody Essex Museum in...
Woodworker: Jeffrey Cooper
This table is made from lacewood and cherry and is finished with an oil/varnish mix. Cooper incorporated a relief carving and a poem by the 13th-century Chinese master Shen...
Woodworker: Gaile Fleming
Fleming crafted this custom sleigh bed for a client who had asked for it to be made from solid bird's-eye maple. Unable to find 8/4 material required, he convinced her to go...
Woodworker: Joseph Murphy
This hefty bench is one of a pair commissioned for the main entryway of a local school. The design, built in FSC-certified cherry, is meant to evoke the solid foundation...
Woodworker: Martin J. Milkovits
As a busy furniture-maker, Milkovits rarely gets time to build anything for himself but did make room in his schedule for this country-style hutch. He designed it to...
Woodworker: Andrew J. Ritchie
This chest on chest was Ritchie's second try at veneered furniture. Although the form is based on an original seen at Colonial Williamsburg, the chest elegantly...
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