SketchUp Traditional Furniture Projects

Sketchup Traditional Furniture Projects
Welcome to Popular Woodworking’s SketchUp Collection of Traditional Furniture Project models. Each image on this page links directly to the model on Google’s 3D Warehouse. Click on any project image and you can download the model to your computer, view details of the project, and find the back issue in which the model appeared. Plus, you can edit our models to develop your own plans and designs using ours as a basis.

Note: to view and use the models, you must have Google SketchUp installed on your computer. You can download SketchUp for free by clicking here.

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Charleston Side Table From April 2012 Issue

This is a model of an antique table from the collection of the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, that was featured in an article in the April 2012 issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine. View the SketchUp Model View All SketchUp Models Buy the April 2012 Issue Purchase SketchUp Learning Products from


Serpentine Chest from February 2012 Issue

This is a model of a serpentine chest that was the cover project for the February 2012 issue of Popular Woodworking Magazine. Project design, construction and SketchUp model by contributing editor Glen Huey. View the Google SketchUp Model View all of the Woodworking SketchUp Models. Purchase the February 2012 Issue Purchase Sketchup products from...

SketchUp models of the furniture in the book will be available on the companion CD

SketchUp and Southern Furniture Book

As we get closer to sending our forthcoming book about furniture from the MESDA collection to the printer, I thought it might be interesting to take you inside the sausage factory. The book consists mostly of measured drawings of 27 “less than formal” pieces of furniture made in the southern United States between 1650...


Glen Huey Spice Box SketchUp Model

This is a SketchUp model of a spice box, built by Glen Huey for the August 2011 issue. View the Google SketchUp Model. View all of the Woodworking SketchUp Models. Purchase the August 2011 issue of Popular Woodworking. Purchase Sketchup products from Shop Woodworking.