Australian Woodsmith is a practical magazine for all woodworkers. From Issue 43. Adding a couple of drawers to the oak dining table will make good use of some extra space. You will have a convenient place to store placemats, linen or even serving utensils.
Australian Woodsmith is a practical magazine for all woodworkers. From Issue 43. Pattern only to turn a wooden leg. (Australia)
Australian Woodsmith is a practical magazine for all woodworkers. From Issue 21. (Australia)
Enjoy the satisfaction of building your own replica of a classic Mission-style table.
Follow the free instructions at the link and you should be able to make your own Chairmakers Devils.
Although a few craftsmen are making fine medieval and Renaissance furniture, most of us still sit on directors chairs at events. This article is aimed at making some medieval seating more accessible.
Making a panel with quartered book-matched veneer does not take any magic… although you will see a few things here that will remind you of a magicians bag of tricks. You can read more about this technique in issue 159 of Woodsmith magazine.
From sofa to bed in seconds. All it takes to convert the sofa to a bed is to lift and pull out the seat frame. A plush mattress makes for comfortable sitting and sleeping. A unique hardware system and a hand-held router template make it possible to build your own futon. Heavy-duty, solid-wood construction and Craftsman features make it a pleasure to build.
When you see this tip top table for the first time, it is hard to know where to focus your attention. Between the figured veneer of the top, the graceful curves of the legs, and the six-sided column, there are plenty of things to catch your eye. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
We built this bench for along side a trail. Painted or stained or just allowed to weather, it would look fine in many settings or at the edge of your garden, lake or where ever.