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Homemade Workshop

Book Giveaway: The Homemade Workshop

What do you do when you need something for your shop? Do you spring for the new tool or machine you need without worrying about the cost? Probably not – few can afford outfit their shop with such wild abandon. But you’re a woodworker! Surely you can build some of the stuff you need, right?...

Contemporary Furniture

Book Giveaway: Contemporary Furniture

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “rjhanby” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Contemporary Furniture” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. When I think about the furniture in my own house, I guess the best word to describe the mix...

Woodworking Essentials

Book Giveaway: Woodworking Essentials

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Moko” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Woodworking Essentials,” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. One of the first books I edited when I joined the Popular Woodworking team a few years ago...

Book Giveaway: SketchUp

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Dave” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “SketchUp: A Design Guide for Woodworkers” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. Earlier this week our online content director David Lyle raised the question of which modeling...

perfect treehouse

Book Giveaway: The Perfect Treehouse

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “dbdan,” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “The Perfect Treehouse” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. I just returned to the PW offices after a nice lake vacation. I’m still in the...

Building Tiny Houses

Book Giveaway: Building Small

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “fallsomepioneer,” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Building Small” ” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. This week’s book giveaway celebrates the release of a new book on building tiny houses and backyard buildings...

Wooden Toys

Book Giveaway: Making Wooden Toys

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Desimaker,” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Making Classic Wooden Toys,” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. It’s time for another book giveaway! This week I’m giving away a book on making wooden...

Small Window

How to Make a Window

Woodworkers often find themselves doubling as the resident fixer-upper. As the go-to person who has the tools you’ll often be asked to “fix this” or “build that” for the house. I recently did some window repair on my own house, and I must say that all of the things I’ve been learning about the craft helped...

Perfect Edge

Book Giveaway: Perfect Edge

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Whitefang,” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “The Perfect Edge” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. Any experienced woodworker will tell you that the first secret to good work is keeping your tools...