Woodwork
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BEST FOR BEGINNERS
Handsaws: the most iconic, and yes, hardworking of the woodworking tools. But sometimes it seems like there are as many kinds of saws as there are teeth on the things. Let's narrow it down a bit to the most useful ones you'll encounter.
by Rob Porcaro
Learn how to use a bandsaw to make beautiful cuts safely and easily.
with Andy Rae
For clean and accurate wood cuts, you've gotta have the right drilling tools. Here's a rough sketch of some items to have handy in your woodworking studio as you start tackling basic projects.
by Rob Porcaro
Learn fundamental woodturning techniques as you create one-of-a-kind bowls from start to finish.
with Michael Kehs
Meet master woodworker and award-winning author Kevin Rodel as he highlights the valuable techniques you'll learn to use your table saw to its full potential. Get an in-depth look at the major components of a 10-inch table saw and the common types of blades. Kevin also introduces you to a variety of basic cuts.
Master basic woodturning skills as you create practical, artisanal projects for the kitchen.
with Andy Chapman
One size does not fit all when it comes to wood glue, and you'll need to know how to sift through the pile of options out there and choose the right one for your project. Here we''ll break down five popular choices, and when to use them.
by Wilbur Pan
Become a more efficient, accurate woodworker. Build sleds, fences, jigs and cauls that no shop should be without.
with Dale Barnard
PROJECT IDEAS
Add three impressive dovetails to your woodworking repertoire. Expert woodworker Kyle Kwiatkowski demonstrates the half-blind, through and canted joints.
with Kyle Kwiatkowski
Simplify curves and angles to create a custom stool with unmatched craftsmanship.
with Alan Turner
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.
with Bill Anderson
Learning how to use food-safe finishes is a must for woodworkers, whether you're creating a dining table, a cutting board, or even just a decorative object. That's because many finishes contain toxic drying agents, not to mention that many people are sensitive to chemicals.
by Patrick Harper
Design, fabricate and assemble built-in shelving solutions for your home. Learn new woodworking skills and techniques while creating beautiful, functional storage with this class presented in partnership with Lowe's.
with Kyle Kwiatkowski
Transform your woodworking projects into distinctive heirlooms. Learn techniques for successful stringing, template work and even inlaying on curved surfaces.
with Kevin Rodel
Curve wood with confidence for fine furniture, home improvement or even boat building. Learn fundamental techniques for milling, laminating and steam-bending wood.
with Bill Thomas
Set your projects apart with marquetry and parquetry techniques. Create pictorial and patterned elements that amaze, with award-winning woodworker Rich Gady!
with Rich Gady
A handmade cutting board is always welcome (though you may just want to keep it for yourself!)
WE'RE WATCHING
How to fill a big blank wall? In this Bluprint original series, designer James Worsham helps homeowners and businesses around Nashville transform blank walls into unforgettable installations. It’s your one-stop shop for DIY tips, tricks and the occasional dad joke.
with James Worsham
KHIEM NGUYEN (Age 28, Austin, TX): Inspired by midcentury modern and Japanese design, Nguyen is a true craftsman. His passion for crafting began with photography and led to him becoming an open major in art school so he could "get (his) hands into everything." After college, Nguyen and his fiancée moved to Austin, where they began A & K Woodworking & Design, specializing in furniture and wood crafts.
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Create custom cabinets that are perfectly suited to any home. Learn to design, assemble and install both basic and high-end builds.
with Jonathan Brower
Transform your woodworking projects into distinctive heirlooms. Learn techniques for successful stringing, template work and even inlaying on curved surfaces.
with Kevin Rodel
Turn your most sophisticated segmented vessels yet. Learn cutting-edge woodturning techniques you'll use again and again.
with Jim Rodgers
Design, fabricate and assemble built-in shelving solutions for your home. Learn new woodworking skills and techniques while creating beautiful, functional storage with this class presented in partnership with Lowe's.
with Kyle Kwiatkowski
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.
with Craig Vandall Stevens
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.
with Bill Anderson
Build your table saw skills to make this essential tool even more valuable. Learn to use your table saw for milling, joinery and even coving.
with Kevin Rodel
Become a more efficient, accurate woodworker. Build sleds, fences, jigs and cauls that no shop should be without.
with Dale Barnard
Learn how to use a bandsaw to make beautiful cuts safely and easily.
with Andy Rae
Curve wood with confidence for fine furniture, home improvement or even boat building. Learn fundamental techniques for milling, laminating and steam-bending wood.
with Bill Thomas
Achieve flawless finishes on all your woodworking projects. Learn to choose the right materials and apply them by hand using the most effective techniques.
with Alan Turner
Simplify curves and angles to create a custom stool with unmatched craftsmanship.
with Alan Turner
Learn fundamental woodturning techniques as you create one-of-a-kind bowls from start to finish.
with Michael Kehs
Master basic woodturning skills as you create practical, artisanal projects for the kitchen.
with Andy Chapman
Unlock the extraordinary versatility of the handheld router to become a more capable, resourceful woodworker.
with Paul Anthony
Build three quick, easy projects you can use at home, in the workshop or as gifts. Along the way, get confident working with a chisel, handsaw, dovetail joints and more.
with Mike Siemsen
Create timeless Greene & Greene details that instantly elevate your handcrafted tables, chairs, cabinets and more.
with Dale Barnard
Craft a classic Shaker nightstand that merges beautiful design with sought-after functionality!
with Jeff Miller
Learn the secrets behind beautifully built and installed drawers that deserve the admiration they're sure to draw!
with Jim Heavey
Reap the satisfying rewards of milling your own wood! Confidently navigate your local lumberyard and gain valuable skills for beautiful results on your next project.
with Luke Goodhue
Learn how to breathe new life into old cabinets and confidently tackle your own build. Join WOOD magazine's Jim Heavey for this FREE mini-class!
with Jim Heavey
Learn the multistep process of segmented turning as you create an exquisite vessel and add this impressive skill to your woodturning repertoire.
with Jim Rodgers
Elevate your woodworking repertoire with essential woodturning techniques and create a stunning multi-axis vessel you’ll be proud to show off!
with Michael Roper
Learn essential finishing techniques that bring out the texture and character of your wood in this FREE mini-class.
with Robert Spiece
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