Online class with Craig Vandall Stevens

Contemporary Coffee Table

Watch

About

Build a high-end coffee table that will serve friends and family well for years to come. Create tapered legs, mortise and tenon joinery, a hand-planed finish and more.

Taught by

Craig Vandall Stevens studied furniture making at the College of the Redwoods Fine Woodworking Program in Northern California. Today, he designs and b...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction & Planning the Mock-Up
1. Introduction & Planning the Mock-Up
Meet expert woodworker Craig Vandall Stevens and get started making an elegant handcrafted coffee table! Learn how to create effective preliminary ske...Read more
29min
 Milling & Joinery
2. Milling & Joinery
Once you've laid out the parts, see how to cut your planks into manageable sizes, and learn how to mill straight and square pieces. In addition, you'l...Read more
32min
Shaping the Legs
3. Shaping the Legs
Construct the curved legs of the table with Craig's guidance. Learn how to use a custom template to lay out the shape of the legs on each blank, then ...Read more
17min
Dry-Fitting the Table Base
4. Dry-Fitting the Table Base
It's time to test how well your table fits together. Discover an efficient method for marking the orientation of your pieces before checking the fit o...Read more
19min
View all lessons

Taught by

Craig Vandall Stevens studied furniture making at the College of the Redwoods Fine Woodworking Program in Northern California. Today, he designs and b...Read more