Woodwork
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BEST FOR BEGINNERS
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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
1h 35min
Learn essential finishing techniques that bring out the texture and character of your wood in this FREE mini-class.
with Robert Spiece
2h 51min
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
Introduction & Dovetail Planning 49:19
Meet your instructor, woodworking expert Kyle Kwiatkowski, and learn more about the three kinds of dovetails you'll be making in class: through, half-blind and canted. Kyle discusses wood choices and how to mill your boards -- by machine or by hand -- to prepare them for dovetailing. Then get started with marking your boards for each kind of dovetail.
3h 20min
Become a more efficient, accurate woodworker. Build sleds, fences, jigs and cauls that no shop should be without.
with Dale Barnard
2h 10min
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
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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
Getting Started 31:15
Meet your instructor, professional woodworker Mike Siemsen, and preview the projects you'll make in this class. Mike shows you how to create a simple, inexpensive sharpening station with sandpaper and a piece of glass. Next, learn the proper steps for sharpening a chisel using your newly created sharpening station. Before beginning the first woodworking project, Mike constructs a simple work area, shares his tips for using a handsaw and chisel and discusses how to select quality materials from a long board.
PROJECT IDEAS
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Suddenly succulents are everywhere, and so are planters that give them a happy home. No surprise, since succulents are so easy to take care of, don’t need much water, and will grow in the tiniest of openings.
by Mitch Roberson
2h 37min
Learn fundamental woodturning techniques as you create one-of-a-kind bowls from start to finish.
with Michael Kehs
2h 46min
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
Cutting Veneers 38:06
With your design lines transferred to the veneer, it's time to cut. Rich discusses the variety of hand tools you can use and demonstrates how to cut small veneer pieces to size. If you prefer power tools for the larger pieces, you'll get pointers for scroll-saw cutting. Rick also shares the sand-shading technique for slightly charring your veneer to define its edges.
3h 14min
Showcase your craftsmanship with perfectly fitted doors for cabinetry and fine furniture.
with Robert Spiece
1h 44min
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
Creative Options for Bench 28:09
Take your bench to the next level by adding a series of creative touches. First, Mike shows you how to create tapered legs with a handsaw. Then, see how to make an arched cutout at the bottom of the legs using a compass and coping saw. Learn how to lay out an ogee design on the apron and the legs. Finally, discover Mike's technique for taking a basic bench and adding storage and a hinged lid.
Turning the Vessel 34:22
Mount your vessel and make your first cuts. Jim will show you the three most important shaping tools in his tool belt and share invaluable tips for getting the most out of each one. Once you've mounted your two sections together to create a single block, you'll shape the exterior. Then, open up each half and hollow it out. Learn how to make sure your wall thickness remains uniform between the pieces and pick up expert tips for gluing the two halves together.
Prepare for that reaction (plus plenty of compliments) when you build complex open-segmented vases and vessels.
WE'RE WATCHING
1h 51min
Artists. Innovators. Problem solvers. Tastemakers. Meet 16 brilliant creatives who boldly push boundaries and challenge the status quo, inspiring others to follow their hearts and pursue their passions.
with Bluprint
47min
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
ALL WOODWORK
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2h 5min
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
2h 42min
Turn your most sophisticated segmented vessels yet. Learn cutting-edge woodturning techniques you'll use again and again.
with Jim Rodgers
1h 26min
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
2h 46min
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
2h 51min
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
2h 10min
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
3h 20min
Become a more efficient, accurate woodworker. Build sleds, fences, jigs and cauls that no shop should be without.
with Dale Barnard
1h 49min
Learn how to use a bandsaw to make beautiful cuts safely and easily.
with Andy Rae
2h 51min
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
2h 22min
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
3h 14min
Simplify curves and angles to create a custom stool with unmatched craftsmanship.
with Alan Turner
2h 37min
Learn fundamental woodturning techniques as you create one-of-a-kind bowls from start to finish.
with Michael Kehs
3h 42min
Master basic woodturning skills as you create practical, artisanal projects for the kitchen.
with Andy Chapman
3h 25min
Unlock the extraordinary versatility of the handheld router to become a more capable, resourceful woodworker.
with Paul Anthony
3h 5min
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
3h 24min
Create timeless Greene & Greene details that instantly elevate your handcrafted tables, chairs, cabinets and more.
with Dale Barnard
3h 23min
Learn the secrets behind beautifully built and installed drawers that deserve the admiration they're sure to draw!
with Jim Heavey
2h 36min
Craft a classic Shaker nightstand that merges beautiful design with sought-after functionality!
with Jeff Miller
1h 32min
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
42min
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
2h 39min
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
1h 44min
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
3h 14min
Showcase your craftsmanship with perfectly fitted doors for cabinetry and fine furniture.
with Robert Spiece
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