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Book Giveaway: Woodworking Projects for the Kitchen

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Gene” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “The Woodworker’s Kitchen.” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com.   It’s getting to be that time of year. Halloween is in just a...

Hybrid Woodworking

Book Giveaway: Hybrid Woodworking

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “kevsc” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Hybrid Woodworking” it is available at ShopWoodworking.com. When you hang around woodworkers there is always talk of hand tools versus power...

Mannerist dresser

Period-accurate Joinery: Three Ways to Cut Rabbet Joints

While rabbet joints are used commonly to attach case fronts and backs in period work, they show up in other places too. In pieces from the 17th century and earlier, such as the Mannerist dresser shown above, drawer fronts often are rabbeted and the drawer sides simply nailed into that rabbet....

Mackintosh Furniture

Book Giveaway: Mackintosh Furniture

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “willcee” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in reserving a copy of “Mackintosh Furniture” you can pre-order at ShopWoodworking.com. This week I received advance copies of Michael Crow’s new “Mackintosh Furniture” book. Its a...

perfect treehouse

Book Giveaway: Canopy Kings Treehouse Book

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “DarkPhoenixe” 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. Don’t miss tonight’s airing of “The Canopy Kings” TV show pilot featuring “The Perfect...

Furniture Fundamentals

Book Giveaway: Furniture Fundamentals

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “sadkins” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in theFurniture Fundamentals series it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. When I joined the woodworking team a few of years ago I found myself thumbing through a...

Saw, Plane, Chisel

Book Giveaway: Build Historic American Furniture With Hand Tools

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “terrynjon” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “With Saw, Plane & Chisel,” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. Interested in how historic american furniture was built? This week’s book giveaway...

perfect treehouse

Book Giveaway: Treehouse Building

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Stufeg” 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. This morning I learned that one of our book authors, Django Kroner (“The Perfect...

Classic American Furniture

Book Giveaway: Classic Furniture Styles

Thanks for all the great comments! Congratulations to “Mac” the winner of this book giveaway. Stay tuned for more exciting book giveaways and if you’re interested in a copy of “Classic American Furniture” it is currently available at ShopWoodworking.com. Some styles just endure, pure and simple. Classic furniture styles such as Shaker and...