The rough surfaces and tool marks left behind on old drawer bottoms show their makers' dedication to efficiency and wise cost-cutting
In this episode, Bob demonstrates the subtleties of working the edges of a board with a router table
Mike, John, and Ben discuss chisel technique, working in multiple shop spaces, favorite techniques, and finally answer a question about spoon carving
Fine Woodworking announces our first ever HANDS ON event, launching this Feb. 1-3, 2019, at the Florida School of Woodwork in Tampa, Florida
In this episode, Bob demonstrates tips and tricks to get your fence and bit set exactly where you need it
In the final episode of this video workshop, Matt takes on the aging workhorse of the FWW shop, the twenty inch planer
In this episode, Matt gets the tables of the hollow chisel mortiser lined up perfectly, for perfectly in line mortises
In this episode, Ellen sets up the 14-in. bandsaw, a FWW shop favorite
In this episode, Matt tackles the frustrating task of setting the jointer knives, finishing off the jointer setup
In this episode, Matt Wajda sets the jointer tables using only a straight-edge and some scraps of paper
Designing vs. building, the creative vs. the practical—there are two distinct aspects to building furniture, and simply because you have technical skill doesn’t mean you naturally have a talent for design
Keep options open from the initial idea to the finished piece
Seven favorite handplanes from a lifetime collection
An elegant approach to design and joinery
A step-by-step guide to creating three distinct period feet for the cabriole leg
Four simple jigs create beautiful joints quickly
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