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There’s no denying the value of a handmade gift. There’s still time to make a project and have it ready to give as a gift this holiday season. Here are fifteen woodworking projects that would make great holiday gifts for a wide range of people. Most are not difficult and some can be completed in a day. You can probably build a few of them with scraps you have around your shop. Just click on the project name to go to the full project article.
A custom cutting board is an attractive, useful, and practical project that just about anyone would be happy to receive. Plus, it’s a great way to use up scrap stock and you can build several at the same time – one for everyone in the family!
“Last Man Standing” is a wooden game from days gone by, but that doesn’t mean kid’s today won’t enjoy it. It’s played like checkers with one hole left open on the board. The object is to use one peg to jump over and claim another peg, moving horizontally or diagonally, until just one peg remains. Our design features a storage compartment underneath to
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What does your town, state, or country mean to you? Steve Ramsey from Woodworking For Mere Mortals joins me in this video to set a challenge: Build something…
Richard Raffan shows you how to perfect your turning skills while making attractive and useful objects. These projects help you learn techniques for both facework and centerwork.You’ll see firsthand how to do the work, the tools, the techniques, and the subtle rhythm of each process.87 minutes.Now re-issued in DVD format, this classic Fine Woodworking video workshop takes you right into an expert woodworker’s shop.Learn how to select wood for projects; make a useful carver’s mallet; work end grain by making a small bowl; turn a trivet and hollow vessel; support a long, thin spindle; turn a perfect sphere and beads; and sand and finish on the lathe.Richard Raffan is an internationally acclaimed turner and teacher. He is the author of Turning Wood, Turning Projects, Turning Boxes and Turning Bowls.
List Price: $ 19.95
Price: $ 19.95