Look at this all in one portable workshop that you can make with 4 basic woodworking tools like a 4 in 1 workbench. Photo By local paparazzi (isthmusportrait.com) … [Read more...] about The Insider’s Guide to 4 in 1 Workbenches
For all, you weekend hikers who like to get outdoors and enjoy nature. Here is a cool tutorial on how to make a walking stick that you can take with. I found this over at boyslife.org/Walking sticks make hiking more fun. Also called hiking poles or hiking staffs, they let your arms get into the act, so you cover ground more easily. Even better, they help you keep your balance, which means that heavy pack will stay on your back instead of tumbling down some deep ravine — and maybe taking you … [Read more...] about Why No One Talks About Walking Sticks Anymore
Here's a popular type table whether you want to call it a hallway table, sofa table, or end table, you have to respect the joinery that is used on this table. Image courtesy of RiggoDesignThis is one of those projects that almost wasn’t. Rachel, my wife, had asked for a small, portable table for her sewing machine. My first thought was to make something quick—just legs, aprons, and a top—so I could move on to something “more important.” Fortunately, I stopped and took a minute to think … [Read more...] about Attention Grabbing Ways To Make A Sewing Table
Here's something I found today over at the wonderful woodworking site. I thought this would be a great project piece. I'm sure you could find allot of places that this would enchance in your home.Image courtesy of: ChaddsFordWoodWorkerWriting desk build can be a great shop project which is lots of fun and very useful in the end.It is important to decide location and size of the desk to assure the desk fits.The size of this desk in this post will be 4′ long 30″ high and 20″ deep. (If made a … [Read more...] about Is It Time To Talk More About Building A Writing Desk?
Watch this guy build this practical workbench for a low costPhoto By Sinu S Kumar … [Read more...] about Is Your Woodworking Bench Worth $110 To You?
Here is a cool place for the different style rocking chairs that I found using the wood bending technique. I think you will find the designs very inspirational.Image courtesy of Tom RaffieldRocking chairs are surely a comfortable and interesting piece of furniture. And what will you say after looking all the designs and shapes that are shown below? Many of them are innovative and truly amazing so everybody should be able to find the model they really find appealing. You can also do that.Head … [Read more...] about Wood Bending Rocking Chair: This Is What Professionals Do
I wanted to share this cool video on steam bending. In this video, they build some very nicely styled fishing platforms. Enjoy!Photo By Steve-Tomlin … [Read more...] about Check Out This Genius Steam Bending Plan
Here's something I thought I'd share because, I think everyone should know about these hacks. Enjoy!Photo By Nancy Rose … [Read more...] about Woodworking Tips: No More Mistakes
Here's a good article that talks about the different types of wood and what they would be good for. I believe this is a good insight to help you decide on what wood would be good for your project. Image courtesy of: columbo's dad Using various types of wood for different projects has been going on since the dawn of mankind. There are many historical examples of wooden weapons, wooden children’s toys, and wooden kitchen accessories. For centuries wood has been used to build … [Read more...] about There’s A Right Way To Talk About Wood Types And There’s Wrong Way?
Woodworking being taught at the Waldorf school in Philidelphia where teaching kids living skills that they can carry through for the rest of their livesLongtime Fine Woodworking contributor Mario Rodriguez has been teaching woodworking for many years. Usually, his students have been adults looking to hone their skills for their favorite hobby. These days, however, Mario is teaching kids ages 9-14 at a Waldorf School in Philadelphia. Many might think this would be frustrating for a veteran … [Read more...] about The Difference Between Woodshop And Search Engines