Joiner and Cabinet Maker


An 1839 Answer to “What Tools Should I Buy?”

I’m in the midst of trolling through the deep dark past of Christopher Schwarz’s blog, as I gather information for a forthcoming book (assuming we can convince marketing that anyone will want to buy it) that is tentatively titled “Handsaw Essentials.” In my travels back through time, I came across a post Chris put...


Three Important Woodworking Books New to Our Store

If you read the woodworking message boards and blogs, you’ve likely read a little bit about Christopher Schwarz’s latest book, “The Anarchist’s Tool Chest” (Lost Art Press). It’s a mix of the philosophy of social mutualism, a list of hand tools Chris finds essential in his shop, and how-to on building a stout tool...