Online class with Bill Anderson

Hand-Cut Mortise & Tenon Joinery

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Master a reliable, versatile type of joinery you can use to build enduring projects. Create a variety of perfect-fitting mortise and tenon joints by hand.

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Bill Anderson has taught hand-tool woodworking at The Woodwright’s School in Pittsboro, North Carolina, at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brassto...Read more

Lessons (7)

About the Mortise & Tenon
1. About the Mortise & Tenon
Meet woodworker Bill Anderson and preview the techniques you'll learn to create precise mortise and tenon joints using hand tools. Gain familiarity wi...Read more
21min
Joint Orientation & Hand Skills
2. Joint Orientation & Hand Skills
Get started with the basics! Learn how to lay out the joinery and make orientation and reference marks -- essential for keeping your work square and a...Read more
25min
Frame & Panel Joint
3. Frame & Panel Joint
Learn how to create the traditional frame and panel joinery used in doors, lids and window sashes. Bill shares time-saving tips for laying out the mor...Read more
26min
Frame & Panel Variations
4. Frame & Panel Variations
Expand your skill set by learning how to create several variations of the traditional frame and panel joinery. You'll discover how to strengthen your ...Read more
32min
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Taught by

Bill Anderson has taught hand-tool woodworking at The Woodwright’s School in Pittsboro, North Carolina, at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brassto...Read more