Early in the morning, my sister was trying to take her toast out of the toaster unsucsessfully, and commented on how she would like some wooden tongs. Thanks for giving me something to do today...
A sea captains Ditty box built from American Cherry wood. Dimensions: 20" by 10-78" by 7-1/4" . Inside finish: Watco Danish Oil natural with water based Polyurethane over. Exterior finish: Watco...
Built this urn for my friend's father who passed recently.
I used maple for the sides. They had some very nice figure. Hand cut dovetails.
The lid is spalted maple surrounded with walnut and maple...
Cherry bed frame styled after one by Thos Moser.
Finished with oil varnish mixture. My wife loves it, as do I.
Small veneered box made with cutoffs.
Nice break to build something small after building something big.
Solid Cherry Tripple Dresser made for my Daughter as the first piece of a bedroom set. Single timber (grain match) per row curved front dovetailed drawers.
Cherry dartboard cabinet on a french cleat. Finished with one coat Minwax Cherrywood Gel Stain and seven coats of Waterlox Original Sealer/Finish. About 60 hours.
Cherry, with breadboard ends on the top, Holly escutcheon, ogee bracket feet. Finish is BLO followed by orange shellac followed by one coat of 10 degree lacquer.
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...
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