Planing a face frame flush

Product or Process?

What’s more important for today’s traditional woodworker, obtaining the end product, of the process of doing so?

Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT002 – Hand Tools on a Budget

On today’s show, I discuss hiding grooves in dovetailed drawers, building a period style overlay drawer with a thumbnail molding, black stains on wood, modifying basic joinery for special situations, and starting out with hand tools on a limited budget.

Hand Tools & Techniques Podcast

HTT001 – Back in the Saddle

The podcast is back! On today’s show, I discuss how long it takes to complete tasks by hand, modern substitutes for period woodworking tools, the care and feeding of in-cannel gouges, and the nuances of sharpening hand saws.