Finewoodworking Index

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Plus super glues for woodworking, when to save scraps, and favorite furniture and tools of all time… for this week. As the owner of a residential or commercial property, it’s a given that you want everything in your property to best represent your taste, requirements and needs – as there’s nothing worse than living or working in a property where your specifications aren’t met, and you don’t feel comfortable being there. The Fine Woodworking program prepares students for an array of opportunities in a woodworking related field.

This magazine is full of close-ups, photographs, diagrams, and plans to ensure you can easily emulate each step and create your next work of art. Learn the basics of hand-tool woodworking in this two-part project video where we guide you through building a small elegant box. This process, known as four-squaring a board, is an essential skill in woodworking. Fine Woodworking’s editors travel to the workshop of George Nakashima for an exclusive interview with daughter Mira and shop foreman Jerry Everett.

From small woodworking projects to significant tasks, expect the most up-to-date and seasoned advice from professionals currently working in the field. This is the only way to get fine woodworking on Android but the application needs a whole lot on polishing before it is ready for general use. I rely on tools and methods of joinery that are time-honored and respected as that of master practice.

When you subscribe to Fine Woodworking Magazine, you also gain access to digital editions on iTunes, so you have expert tips right at your fingertips. A subscription to Fine Woodworking Magazine will allow you to impress your family and friends with your latest wood creations and increase your skill as a woodworker. Fine Woodworking editor Asa Christiana travels to Ontario, for an inside look at how Lee Valley/Veritas produces hand tools.

To pack the 300-plus tools into a case only 19 1/2 inches wide, 39 inches long and 9 1/2 inches deep, Studley devised a jigsaw puzzle arrangement of flip-up trays, fold-out layers and hidden compartments. Fine Woodworking editor Asa Christiana, art director Michael Pekovich, and senior web producer Ed Pirnik answer questions from readers and present a few of their favorite woodworking techniques in a brand new segment. It will encourage those with no experience, and inspire those who are serious about woodworking. To view a list of required material, please view the Fine Woodworking Tool List , or you can obtain a list in Davis Career Center room 150.

Subscribing to Fine Woodworking Magazine brings great woodworking project ideas to your home while increasing your woodworking skills and keeping you in the loop on current trends and the latest expert techniques. Master Classes are available for the more skilled woodworker and we are proud to offer an impeccable line-up of tutors – David Haig, John Shaw, Michael Fortune, Brian Reid & David Upfill Brown. Joinery is one of the most essential elements of woodworking and furniture making.

Clark Kellogg talks about the schools of Krenov and Korn and how they affected his woodworking career, plus the zen of letter-carving, and why he’s so popular on Instagram. I’d have to roger up with the other reviewers who’ve said that, if they could only have one woodworking magazine, this would be it. We also point you to a number of articles and videos on and our sister site that provide more ideas and inspiration for setting up your first workshop, including an article detailing a smart shop in a one-car garage and an article about garage shop where all the tools roll away to make room for parked cars.

Asa Christiana Matt Kenney, and Ed Pirnik discuss an upcoming Video Workshop project series and answer woodworking questions from Fine Woodworking readers. Sharp tools are the key to success on this project, so check out episode seven of Getting Started in Woodworking for a comprehensive lesson on sharpening chisels and plane irons. The Taunton Press, the publisher of Fine Woodworking Magazine, first ran a photo of the chest in 1988 and printed 20,000 limited edition posters.

Although graduates will thrive in any high end custom application, they will also be able to pursue paths in machine setup, machine maintenance, tooling, and also the manufacturing and industrial side of woodworking. Cutting boards are a great first project for the novice woodworker because the process will introduce you to a number of basic woodworking tools and techniques and you end up with a project that is practical and attractive.

Asa Christiana and Mike Pekovich answer questions from readers and offer up the inside scoop on how the magazine finds the top-notch craftsmen and women who grace Fine Woodworking’s back covers. You can download free woodworking project plans for a handsome cutting board, a plywood workbench that you can build with just a few tools, and an elegant small box. Click here for free plans and a video detailing how to make a shopmade router table similar to the one featured in this episode. Taunton must have hired a decent developer because the new magazine reader app is working awesome!