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Posted by DaveRichards Generally, when I create SketchUp models of furniture, I like to get the bulk of the modeling completed and then go back and add joinery. As I've demonstrated in many of my blog posts, I make the...
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If there’s one thing that timber-home enthusiasts have in common, it’s their dedication to the “dream home” ideal. And with that dedication typically comes months — if not years — of planning their house, right down to the smallest detail. For the owners of this high-desert Colorado home, that tried-and-true process definitely proved fruitful. Over...
Take a tour of the most beautiful handmade tool chest you’ve ever seen. Built by a piano maker, the chest holds so many tools in such a small space. Incredible.
Orlando woodworker Blair Sligar designs and creates incredible pieces in his workshop Hog Eat Hog. In this beautifully shot and edited video, we get to watch Blair at work, and the rustic setting and gentle pace of his work is almost lullaby-like. When discussing his work, Blair says:
“I really like to explore and create and design. I hope that my clients appreciate the type of work that I do and come to me for that. It’s what my shop is built on: not doing whatever comes through the door just to make money. I am not the right person for some jobs. I am going to stubbornly keep hammering away at what I do even though I could probably make plenty more re-facing cabinets and building laminate kitchens. But I am not interested in that type of work. I’m committed to creating furniture and sculpture in a unique way, and I think that sets me apart from other shops.”
Andrew Riiska a woodworker and furniture designer based in Los Angeles. Andrew blends modern milling techniques with traditional craftsmanship, and in the process creates beautifully built furniture.
Watch the building process for this handmade rustic style walnut dining table. Made by the builders at Doucette and Wolfe Furniture Makers, who build handmade custom furniture in a variety of styles.
Woodworker Matt Cottam tells a visual story about his process in the workshop.