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Blogs about Woodworking

23 blogs about Woodworking.

  1. Accidental Woodworker
    The daily dribble from my workshop. By Ralph Boumenot. 🇺🇸 More info

    cold/flu day II........
    Feeling like crappola day two. Didn't sleep at all last night in spite of me feeling dead tired when I hopped into the rack. Tossed and turned and made a record number of toilet trot …
    By Ralph Boumenot, 334 words
  2. The Apartment Woodworker
    Hand-tool Woodworking for the Urban Apartment-dweller. By James. 🇺🇸 More info

    Bathroom Vanity Update
    Quick one today. I’ve glued up the frame for the bathroom vanity, and I think it came out great. The entire frame came out of a single chunk of reclaimed Southern Yellow Pine barn beam, …
    By The Apartment Woodworker, 59 words
  3. Building a Beg-Meil
    I’m building a boat – specifically François Vivier’s Beg-Meil design. And, I thought I’d document the process on this blog. By Karl Nelson. 🇺🇸 More info

    Prepping the wood for the mast
    While a good deal of my woodworking time is still being taken up by the guitar-building project (which is progressing nicely, even if I’ve decided to not blog about it), I haven’t forgotten the boat. …
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  4. By Hand & Eye Online | Blog
    An on-line atelier (design studio) dedicated to help you unlock your potential as a builder or maker by honing your design skills. By George Walker, Jim Tolpin. 🇺🇸 More info

    Board Foot “Calculator”
    Old-school method for calculating linear ratios such as board footage. This particular example is from “Deane’s Doctrine of Naval Architecture” published in 1670. See the store page to download a free PDF that explains the …
    By Jim Tolpin, 39 words
  5. Chris Cid ∣ CJCid
    XD/AI strategist and inclusive designer. 🇯🇵 More info

    CJ Solid Kibera
    A wooden cooking spatula that’s balanced and comfortable to use. Hand‐carved wooden utensils is an area that I was looking to experiment with. Solid, natural wood are my preference because of their durability, safety, and …
    By Chris Cid, 170 words
  6. David Fisher, Carving Explorations | Blog
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    Revelations in Snow
    Out of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, and soft, and slow Descends the snow. Henry Wadsworth …
    By Dave Fisher, 47 words
  7. The English Woodworker
    Woodworking blog & videos for the hand tool woodworker. By Richard Maguire. 🇬🇧 More info

    Which Saws Are Best For Ripping Thick Stuff? [Video]
    There’s a lot of choice when it comes to rip saws. And unfortunately options usually just make things more complicated.So hopefully the video above will help clear up some of the confusion around which saw …
    By Richard Maguire, 82 words
    Woodworking and other hobbies. By Vidar Fagerjord Harboe. 🇳🇴 More info

    Picture frame shelves pt.II
    My wife wanted some picture frame shelves for the hallway and staircase to break up the large wall surfaces. I was not hard to ask, and decided to do different styles to mix things up …
    By vidar, 724 words
  9. IBUILDIT Blog
    The idea is to chronicle, in words and pictures, the things I’m currently working on and my plans for future projects. By John Heisz. 🇨🇦 More info

    Making a Custom Ceiling with Lighting – Sunburst Pattern
    -Black Friday // Cyber Monday- MAKER’S MOB BIGGEST SALE EVER CLICK HERE This project proves that the best laid plans don’t always guarantee success. I did a lot of planning before I started, but still …
    By I Build It, 187 words
  10. Joel's Blog
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    Paul Roman
    Fine Woodworking Issue #4 - my first issue - and the latest issue FWW #309In the latest issue of Fine Woodworking, there is a very nice obituary for Paul Roman, the founder and publisher of …
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  11. Joe's Wood Working Journey
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    Update on Tools I’m Using (been a while since I blogged) & later 2023/early 2024 Shop Layout
    When I started blogging again in 2020, I was using my work computer as my home computer was non-operational. Recently work appropriately increased security on the computers (which I fully endorse) so that I can …
    By HoningTheEdge, 826 words
  12. Journeyman's Journal
    This is a journal of the art of woodworking by hand. More info

    What Is It?
    I received an email enquiry about a particular desk, which has left me puzzled. The desk’s unique feature is its back, which is designed with three panels adorned with ripple mouldings, a detail I’ve never …
    By The Lost Scrolls of Handwork, 119 words
  13. The Literary Workshop Blog
    Making what I need with my hands. By Steve Schuler. 🇺🇸 More info

    How to Mill Your Own Lumber on a Bandsaw
    So you’ve got a log. Maybe its a tree that came down nearby, or maybe somebody heard you’re a woodworker and offered you a log. And you have a bandsaw. You start wondering if you …
    By literaryworkshop, 1,919 words
  14. Lost Art Press
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    The Lowdown on BLO
    An 1803 advertisement for linseed oil, “boil’d” or “unboil’d.” The following is by Steve Voigt, whom you might know primarily as a maker of wooden planes. But he’s also passionate about traditional finishes, and has …
    By Steve Voigt, 2,275 words
  15. The Off-grid Wood Butcher
    Making shavings from deep in the wood. By Lionel. More info

    On Pencil Sharpeners
    I am a great fan of pencils. I love to use them for marking but also to write and take note. The only thing that always annoyed me is pencil sharpeners.I always found very hard …
    By Off-grid Woodbutcher, 246 words
  16. Paul Sellers' Woodworking Blog
    A well-known amateur woodworker. Read his popular blog for hand tool woodworking tips, updates and project previews! 🇬🇧 More info

    Crispness comes in things we least expect––and then too, as if to surprise us the more, at times we least expect. There comes a sharpness to what we do that defies our ability to encapsulate …
    By Paul Sellers, 57 words
  17. Pegs and 'Tails
    Seventeenth- and eighteenth-century English and Irish furniture &c. By Jack Plane. More info

    Exhibition – Part of the Furniture: The Library of John Bedford
    The exhibition, ‘Part of the Furniture: The Library of John Bedford‘, which runs until 2nd December 2024, is focused on the library of furniture history, assembled by former antique dealer, John Bedford (1941-2019). University of …
    By Jack Plane, 55 words
  18. The Small Workshop
    shed building, hand tools, motorcycles and three wheeled vehicles. By Nick. 🇬🇧 More info

    Honda CT90 - muffler and spark arrester
    The CT90 exhaust system, although similar in appearance to the one used on the 6v C90, has different internals with fewer baffles and the addition of a Krizman spark arrester. The very early 'trial' models …
    By Nick, 1,227 words
  19. TimeTestedTools
    Vintage Tool Information - Hand Tool Restorations - Tool Collecting - Vintage Tools. 🇺🇸 More info

    Sears, Roebuck & Co. in-house Fulton brand hand planes manufactured by Union Plane Co.
    Sears, Roebuck & Co. in-house Fulton brand hand planes manufactured by Union Plane Co. after acquisition by Stanley Rule & Level, circa 1925. It is the fall of 1927 and Sears, Roebuck & Co. has …
    By Greg Ricketts, 559 words
  20. The Valley Woodworker
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    The jack of all trade sliding compound miter saw. Evolution
    As part of my current hydroculture experiments, I am using a lot of PVC piping. And while it can be cut with regular woodworking tooling, it can be a bit brittle and crack or even …
    By Valley Woodworker, 895 words