Cherry Is a Popular Domestic Wood for Cabinets

Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®.   American cherry continues to be popular with furniture manufacturers especially in residential furniture, particularly bedroom and dining room pieces. It is a good domestic cabinet wood due to its...
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Platter

Spalted big leaf maple burl platter or shallow bowl. 14 inches across Woodworking Projects at...
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Lidded-ded Box

This little (4” Tall) Lidded-ded Box is made of Sycamore. The lid is also Sycamore. The lid on the lid is Mahogany and Spalted Maple. It’s finished in BLO and Shellac. The lid has a secret compartment. Hence, the lid on the lid. The lid’s lid started...
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bottle opener 4

This 4th opener is fairly simple personalize with the initial of a friend and clock hands pointing at 5. If you know Jimmy buffet you know why. I will be making more of these to sale at a flea market some day. Woodworking Projects at...
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Cocobolo Is a Dramatic Hardwood with a Beautiful Figure

  Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®.     In Mexico, the tree is called granadillo, but in most places around the world, dalbergia retusa is known as cocobolo. Cocobolo timber is sturdy and yields some very interesting, beautiful...
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DIY Wood – A Better Blanket Chest Design

The chest is one of the earliest types of furniture, that doesn't suggest that the human race has settled on the finest method to develop it. There are, in fact, numerous methods to develop chests that make the process picky, difficult and lengthy-- and the outcomes...

Cherry Is a Popular Domestic Wood for Cabinets

Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®.   American cherry continues to be popular with furniture manufacturers especially in residential furniture, particularly bedroom and dining room pieces. It is a good domestic cabinet wood due to its...

Woodworking : the New Woodworker

Each and every week, I put in the time to read the comments that my readers make about my woodworking blog site. First of all I wish to them for taking the time to comment, I actually appreciate all of the comments and recommendations. This past week there was a...

White Ash: A Hard Hit Wood

  Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®.     The United States is home to several species of ash, including the commercially viable Fraxinus americana (white ash), Fraxinus pennsylvanica (green ash), Fraxinus nigra (brown and black ash),...

Karelian Birch Has Fancy Figures

Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®.   European birch is one of those woods that is very plain — except when it isn’t. Some of the distinctive patterns yielded include flame and curly figures. Another figure of note is Karelian birch,...

A Story of 2 Hand Drills

Acquiring vintage tools through the mail can be aggravating-- and also costly if the seller does not enable you to return the thing. My preferred way to get age devices is-- hands down-- personally and at a conference of the Mid-West Device Collectors Association. If...

Woodworking is a Gratifying Pastime

Maybe you're considering going into woodworking? Woodworking can represent an enjoyable as well as pleasing hobby, while it can additionally be rather discouraging. In a world loaded with mass-produced, poorly crafted furnishings, it can be an enjoy create a product...

Jarrah Is Popular in Flooring and Interior Joinery

Sponsored by: Northwest Hardwoods: Lumber that’s Graded For Yield®. Jarrah’s a red-hot hit, both with interior and outdoor applications. A popular and well regarded species of eucalyptus from Western Australia, jarrah has long been a favorite because of its strength,...

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