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    Fine Woodworking
    Fine Woodworking
    Fine Woodworking

    Fine Woodworking

    Versed in Japanese woodworking techniques, furniture maker Carl Swensson offers insights into his work, and his career, in a Fine Woodworking audio slideshow:

    Take a video tour of Fine Woodworking magazine art director Mike Pekovich's total garage workshop makevoer:

    This simple-to-build helps you make straight, clean, and accurate mortises using your plunge router. Check out the how-to video:

    The weirdest (yet very beautiful) handplane I've ever used. The old Stanley No. 55:

    Bosch introduces their first flesh-detecting tablesaw--the Reaxx Jobsite Saw. Coming in Fall, 2015:

    Learn how to build a classic Mission-style bed from start-to-finish in this Fine Woodworking video series:

    Fine Woodworking's take on the traditional pencil post bed in this free furniture plan.

    Take a romantic journey into one woodworker's dream shop and watch him transform firewood into ready-to-use tools:

    Be sure to catch our interview with furniture maker Mike Pekovich and learn how he transformed the traditional cabriole leg into a modern masterpiece:

    Learn how to build a cherry side table from a single board. Fine Woodworking's Mike Pekovich shows viewers how to craft a modern version of the traditional cabriole leg. Watch the free preview today:

    How to fix veneer! This blog tells you step by step (with pictures) how to fix furniture. Never pass up on a beat up piece of furniture again!

    Removing rust from metal using aluminum foil and water! It really works!

    Home-made flour based paint that will last 5+ years outside. Nontoxic and cheap. Heat an old pot, pour in 300g flour and 300ml water when begins to heat, pour in 3 liters of water and stir (like a white sauce), and boil for 10 minutes then add 600g of pigment and linseed oil 300ml, bring to a boil for 30 minutes. Let cool down, it's ready, we made 3 liters of paint.

    British furniture maker Ian Spencer and industrial designer Cairn Young form the Yard Sale Project to create unique one off furniture. Roccapina One is one of their first.

    Tired of sawdust covering your workbench and woodworking tools? This adjustable vacuum hose holder attaches to the shop vacuum and can be rolled into position exactly where it's needed.

    paint brush handles - amazed! Could have saved the cost of handles if I'd seen this in time!

    The basics on a Speed square - YouTube Best explanation of all aspects of the Speed square

    Antiquing Wax Tutorial. White, Grey, Black, Chippy, Shabby Chic, Whitewashed, Cottage, French Country, Rustic, Swedish decor Idea. *** Repinned from Farmhouse Junk ***.

    Inspired by Japanese puzzle games, the "Join" table by Ding 3000 links three legs in what's called the "Devil's Knot".

    Handle the Curves: Forcing a jig saw into the cut becomes problematic when making curved cuts. If you hold the saw with one hand only and push it around the curve, you end up pushing the saw sideways. The first remedy for this is to slow your feed rate when making curved cuts. The second is to hold the saw with two hands. With a little practice, you’ll be cutting curves that are dead-on every time.

    This site shows how to build a bunch of stuff WITH complete plans Free. Not just kids stuff.

    How to Fix a Furniture Finish | Make nicks, dings, and scratches in furniture disappear with these pro methods. This will come in handy at my place!

    Door transformed into a wonderful wall of framed photos & hooks to hang belongings. Love the black and white photo theme

    Q & A: A Brush for Tight Spots - Woodworking Shop - American Woodworker

    Art Tutorial - How to Age Wood Fast - cheap and easy to do - comes in handy for so many woodworking projects

    DIY Tutorial: How to Apply Polyurethane. Oil-based polyurethane varnish brings out wood's natural beauty. This 4-step method will help you create a smooth finish.